Two held over murder of teenager

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a teenager was stabbed to death in Essex.

Officers were called to reports that a 17-year-old boy had been stabbed during a disturbance outside a house in Marlowe Way, Colchester, at around 10pm on Saturday night.

He was taken to Colchester General Hospital with abdominal injuries but died shortly after arriving, Essex Police said.

Two people have been arrested in connection with the incident and are being questioned at a north Essex police station.

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Arrests over fatal stabbing

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a teenager was stabbed to death at a house party in Colchester in Essex.