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Third man arrested in connection with Daniel Young murder

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A third man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Daniel Young from Paignton.

The 30-year-old was on his way to the second day of his new job as a lecturer at Coventry University's London Campus International when he was stabbed in what police describe as "an unprovoked" attack.

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and taken into custody at a south London police station.

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Second person bailed in Daniel Young murder investigation

A 35 year old arrested in connection with the murder of Daniel Young from Paignton has been bailed. Credit: ITV News

A 35 year old arrested in connection with the murder of Daniel Young from Paignton has been bailed.

He is the second man to be arrested and bailed since the murder of the lecturer on his way to work last week.

It was Mr Young's second day in his 'dream job' when he was stabbed just after 8am in Morden, south London last Tuesday (Jan 19).

The 35-year-old man who was arrested on Thursday, 21 January, on suspicion of the murder has been bailed to a date late February pending further enquires.

Earlier a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of wasting police time and then arrested on suspicion of murder. He was subsequently bailed to return to police.

– Scotland Yard spokesman

Nine people arrested after Swindon stabbing

Nine people have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Swindon town centre Credit: PA

Nine people have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Swindon town centre.

The incident happened at yesterday evening (Jan 23) near to Coral Bookmakers, in Wharf Green.

An 18-year-old man was taken to Southmead Hospital in Bristol with several puncture wounds to his back. He remains in a serious condition.

The nine teenagers arrested in connection with the incident are all male and aged between 13 and 18. They remain in police custody at this stage.

This was a violent incident involving a group of young people, which has resulted in an 18-year-old man being rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

The incident happened shortly before 7.30pm - it is likely there would have been people in the area at the time and I would like to urgently appeal to those people who have not already been spoken to by police, to contact us immediately. Any information you have, no matter how small, may be crucial to our investigations.

Understandably, incidents like this will cause concern amongst the local community. I would like to reassure residents that we are conducting a thorough and robust investigation in to the incident.

– Sergeant Gareth Kitchener

Police remove fake online fundraising site in memory of stab victim

Daniel Young was stabbed to death on his way to work in London Credit: ITV News

Police have removed a fake online fundraising site for murdered Paignton architect, Daniel Young.

The Go Fund Me page was set up by a user claiming to be a friend of the 30 year old victim and raising money for his funeral. It had attracted donations of around £700.

Fake page set up in memory of Daniel Young Credit: gofundme

Daniel Young was stabbed as he walked through Kendor Gardens in Morden on his way to work. The park is a popular shortcut with commuters heading to the underground and tram stop.

The University lecturer was killed by a single stab wound on what would have been his second day in a new job.

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Police say they understand that anyone who donated to the fundraising site will be refunded.

Police suspect fundraising page in memory of stab victim is fake

'Most kind hearted and inspirational person you’ve ever met' says friend of Daniel Young

Police are investigating a fundraising page set up in memory of a Paignton man stabbed to death in London.

Daniel Young was on his way to work when he was attacked on Tuesday. Police say they suspect the page, which claims to be raising money for the 30-year-old's family is fake.

Two men have been arrested in connection with his death..

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Second man arrested for Daniel Young stabbing

Daniel Young was stabbed to death on his way to work in London Credit: ITV West Country

"Detectives have also arrested a second man in connection with the investigation.

"The 35-year-old man was arrested on Thursday, 21 January on suspicion of murder. He was taken to a south London police station where he remains in custody.

– Scotland Yard

A 26-year-old man arrested on suspicion of wasting police time and subsequently arrested on suspicion of murder was bailed by police last night.

Paignton man stabbed to death in London

Daniel Young pictured right Credit: NICK IRVING

A 30 year old Paignton man has been stabbed to death in an unprovoked attack as he headed to work in London.

Daniel Young was on the way to work for the second day of his dream job as a lecturer at Coventry University’s London Campus International.

The attack happened near his home near Morden on Tuesday (Jan 19) morning.

A 26 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A 30 year old Paignton man has been stabbed to death in an unprovoked attack as he headed to work in London Credit: NICK IRVING

Daniel’s parents and brothers live in Paignton. Friends paid tribute to him as a fun loving man who always had a smile on his face and described their sadness at his death.

He had worked as a hotel manager in Wimbledon but had previously worked in the Boathouse restaurant on the seafront at Preston, Paignton.

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