Murder investigation launched

Thames Valley Police has launched a murder investigation after a man died in Bracknell.

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Victim "knew his attackers"

Police said they believe a man in his 20s, who died after being stabbed, knew those who attacked him.

Officers are following a number of leads after arresting two men as part of a murder investigation in Bracknell in Berkshire.

The investigation is still in an early stage, however we do have two men in custody and a number of enquiries are underway. I would like to reassure residents that a full investigation is taking place and incidents such as this are rare in Bracknell. We also believe the victim knew his attackers and this was not a stranger attack."

– Detective Chief Inspector Vince Grey, Senior Investigating Officer.

Anyone with any information or concerns should contact the Police Enquiry Centre on the non-emergency number, 101. If you don't want to speak directly to the police, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

Man stabbed in chest

Thames Valley Police has launched a murder investigation after man was found in Bracknell with a stab wound to his chest.

Police were called by paramedics at 11.25pm on 21st September 2013, after reports a man had been stabbed at an address in Appledore in Great Hollands.

They discovered a man in his twenties with a stab wound to his chest. Despite being treated at the scene, he died a short time later.

Two men, aged 42 and 31, have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are in police custody.


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