A woman from Wiltshire has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Trowbridge.
Emergency services were called to the incident in Beaufort Mansions at around 4.25 this morning. A 50-year-old local man was found with stab wounds to the neck.
He was taken to the Royal United Hospital in Bath but was pronounced dead before he arrived.
A 45 year old woman was arrested nearby on suspicion of murder. She remains in custody at Melksham police station.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
– Wiltshire Police spokesman
We are trying to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident and would like to hear from anyone who may have information which could assist the investigation, in particular anyone who heard or saw anything in the Beaufort Mansions area between the hours of midnight and 4.30am today."