Police have named a man who was stabbed to death in south Manchester as 38-year-old Shaun Murphy.
A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder late on Saturday night. He remains in custody for questioning.
I have a large team investigating Shaun’s murder and this morning we arrested a 23-year-old man. This investigation is still in it’s early stages and we are continuing to follow a number of lines of enquiry.
Our investigation does not finish there however, so I am still appealing for anyone who may have any information that could help us to get in touch.
Any information, no matter how small could be vital to our investigation.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 0161 856 8797, or alternatively call 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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