Four arrested after stabbing

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.

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.”

– Detective Superintendent Alex Millett

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.