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Man arrested after fatal stabbing in Trowbridge

Jordan Taylor was stabbed over the weekend.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a stabbing in Trowbridge.

Jordan Taylor, who is in his 20s, died in the grounds of Trowbridge hospital after being assaulted over the weekend.

More than 100 officers have been working on the murder investigation.

A 27 year-old man from Westbury has been taken to custody in Melksham.

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Murder investigation underway in Trowbridge

A murder investigation is underway in Trowbridge Credit: PA

A murder investigation is underway in Wiltshire after a man died in the early hours of this morning.

Police have confirmed the local man in his 20s died at the scene in Trowbridge.

At the moment they are not giving any other information but say more details will be released soon.

A 30-year-old man who died in a car park has been identified

Credit: Wiltshire Police

Kieren Church, 30, from Cornwall, died on February 9 in The Shires shopping centre car park in Trowbridge.

A 20 year old man from Trowbridge has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter, and bailed pending further enquiries.

He is due to return to Melksham police station on a date in May.

The man arrested is a security guard from a local store. He tackled Kieren believing him to be a suspected shoplifter.

He fell to the ground causing a number of glass bottles he was concealing to smash.

Kieren suffered significant injuries and despite the best efforts from paramedics he died at the scene.

Kieren's family paid tribute, saying: "Kieren was a much loved son, brother, grandson and friend to many. He will be sadly missed."

Chemical incident closes road in Trowbridge

A road is closed in Trowbridge after a chemical incident this afternoon.

The fire service say unknown chemicals which were found in a building on Wingfield Road are being investigated.

The road has been closed and firemen on the scene say it may be a few hours until the incident is resolved.

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