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Police question suspect after hospital worker stabbing

Police have named the woman who was stabbed to death at Wotton Lawn Hospital in Gloucester yesterday as Sharon Wall, a 53-year-old healthcare assistant, from the town. A 60-year-old man has been arrested in connection with Ms Wall's death.

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Arrest after hospital staff member stabbed to death

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a hospital staff member was stabbed to death at work.

The victim, who has not been named, was attacked at the inpatient unit of Wotton Lawn Hospital in Gloucester at around 7.30 am yesterday morning.

Wotton Lawn Hospital is an 88-bed acute mental health hospital. Credit: Google Street View

Police said the woman was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital but died from her injuries an hour later.

The arrested man, who is in his 60s, is being held in custody, Gloucestershire police said.

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