A murder investigation is underway in Oxford tonight - after a man was found bleeding in a car in the city on Tuesday evening and later died at the John Radcliffe Hospital.
Residential streets have been cordoned off around North Way in the Barton area while forensic teams investigate. It is believed the man had suffered stab wounds. A 31-year-old man has been arrested. Kate Bunkall reports.
Thames Valley Police has launched a murder investigation following an incident in Oxford last night.
Officers attended North Way in Barton at 10.48pm to reports of a man with chest injuries in a red Mazda car parked on the road.
The victim, a man was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital where he was treated for his injuries. However he sadly died earlier today.
The victim is yet to be formally identified.
The junction of North Way and Burchester Avenue is closed as police carry out searches and investigations. Diversions are in place and the closure will be reviewed tomorrow.
A 31-year-old man from Oxford was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. He has subsequently been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody.
The family of a teenager who was stabbed to death in Oxford have paid tribute to him.
23-year-old Kyle Byfield, 23 was found injured at Jubilee Court in Banbury, on 16th April. He died later in hospital.
A young man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was attacked in his car.
Police rushed to the scene at around 10.50pm yesterday after horrified onlookers spotted the injured man in a red Mazda car parked on the road.
The man, aged in his 30s, was taken to hospital, however, he died from his injuries in the early hours of this morning.
A man aged in his 20s and from Oxford was arrested nearby on suspicion of attempted murder shortly after the incident and remains in police custody, where he was due to be quizzed by officers.
A man has died after being stabbed in Oxford.
He was found in a red Mazda on North Way between Burchester Avenue and Edgecombe Road last night.
The victim, who is in his 30's was taken to the John Radcliffe in Oxford for treatment, but died from his injuries this morning. It's believed he suffered puncture wounds.
A man in his 20's from Oxford was arrested last night on suspicion of attempted murder, he remains in police custody.
Police and forensics teams are investigating the incident and the area is cordoned off this morning.
Three men have been taken to hospital with stab wounds after a disturbance in Canterbury last night.
The incident which involved a group of people happened just before 11pm between the High Street and Canterbury West station.
Two people have been arrested and are currently in police custody.
A homeless man is fighting for his life in intensive care tonight after being stabbed ten times in an attack in Gillingham being treated by Kent Police as attempted murder. Tom Savvides has been talking to eyewitness Andrew Whitehall and Detective Chief Inspector Jon Clayden.
Police are renewing an appeal for information after two similar attacks on women in Portsmouth.
The first assault happened on Friday 20th June, when a 20-year-old woman was approached from behind by a man and received a serious chest injury.
The second assault happened on Sunday 29th June in the Hilsea area when a 45-year-old woman was walking her dog.
She was approached by a man who then assaulted her, leaving her with a stab wound to her chest.
The suspect has been described as white, aged in his late teens to early 20s.
Police are investigating a second similar report of assault in Portsmouth in just over a week. A woman was walking her dog on a wooded footpath along the shoreline of Ports Creek this morning when she was approached by a man who assaulted her before running off towards Hilsea Lines.
The woman sustained a stab wound to her chest as a result of the incident. Her injury is not described as life threatening and the woman is being treated at Queen Alexandra hospital, Cosham. No arrest has been made at this time.
A similar report was made at around 10.40pm on Friday, June 20. A 20-year-old woman sustained a wound to her chest when she was assaulted by a man as she walked along Southampton Road, Cosham near Ashurst Road. The woman also sustained non-life threatening injuries.