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A man is being questioned on suspicion of murder after a stabbing in Manchester.
Officers found a 58-year-old man at an address in Cheetham Hill who died a short time later. A 20-year-old man believed to be related to the victim has been arrested.
"We are doing all we can to support devastated family members at this very tragic time and a man has been taken into custody for questioning.
"This appears to be an isolated incident and there is not believed to be any threat to the wider community.
"We have extra officers patrolling in the area and if anyone knows, saw or heard anything that they think might assist police with their enquiries, I would ask them to please go and speak with these officers and tell them what you know."
Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of two teenage girls missing from Manchester.15-year-old Rhiannan Kenworthy and 16-year old Eleanor Blinston were last seen at around 7.30pm on Sunday - Valentin'es Day - and are believed to be together.
Rhiannan is described as white, around 5ft 3in tall, of slim build and with brown shoulder length hair. It is not known what she could be wearing.
Eleanor is described as white, around 5ft 5in tall, of slim build and with long dark hair. She was last seen wearing a maroon coat, a cropped top, black leggings and black trainers.
The girls are believed to be in Central Manchester however they also have links to the Cheetham Hill, Salford and Stockport areas.
Anyone with any information about Rhiannan or Eleanor’s whereabouts is asked to contact police on 0161 856 3160 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Police are appealing for the public's help to find a man wanted in connection with a domestic assault in Manchester.
Dmitrij Kozlov, 34, is wanted after a 27-year-old woman was seriously assaulted on Friday 1 January 2016 at a property on Knutsford Road in Manchester.
Kozlov has links to the Gorton and Cheetham Hill areas.
Anybody with information should contact police on 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
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