Police have arrested four people after a man died at a house in Oldham. Shortly after 12.15am this morning, police were called to reports a man had been stabbed in the chest at a house on Coleridge Road.
– Detective Superintendent Alex Millett
This is a tragic incident in which a man has lost his life. “We are now in the early stages of a detailed investigation and we are determined to establish exactly what happened. “It is understandable that people are concerned about what has happened, but I want to reassure the community that we have already made a number of arrests and the investigation is progressing. “We have extra officers in the area so, if you have concerns, please don’t hesitate to speak to them.”
Three men aged 57, 39, and 32 and a 29-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in custody for questioning.
A post mortem examination will take place later today.