Essex police appeal for witnesses

Essex police said detectives investigating the murder of Jay Whiston have set up a dedicated number for witnesses to call.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the incident room on 01245 452882.

Up to 200 people attended the house party in Colchester were the murder took place. For more on this story go to ITV Anglia.

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House party death: fifth arrest

A fifth teenager has been arrested over the death of an A-level student who was stabbed outside a house party, the details of which had been circulated on Facebook. Jay Whiston was said to be protecting his friend when he was attacked.