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Murder investigation dropped as death deemed non-suspicious by police

A 25-year-old woman who was arrested has been released with no further action to be taken. Credit: ITV News

Police have dropped a murder investigation into the death of a Plymouth man after post-mortem results determined that there are "no suspicious circumstances surrounding this death."

Officers were called at around 5.15am on Sunday 23 July to reports of a concern for welfare of a man at a property on Ermington Terrace in Mutley. A 24-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 25-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of murder has had her bail cancelled and has been released with no further action to be taken against her.

The police are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident and a file will now be prepared for the coroner.


Security guard stabbed at Morrison's in Redruth

Police are investigating the incident, which happened on Agar Road. Credit: Google Earth

Police are investigating after a security guard was stabbed in the leg outside a Morrison's store in Redruth, Cornwall.

The female member of staff at the store was approached by a woman and two men in the car park. The woman stabbed the security guard in the leg with a sharp implement.

The incident took place at the Morrison’s store on Agar Road at 1pm on Friday 14 July with the woman running off in the direction of the nearby estate after stabbing the security guard.

Police describe the suspect as white, in her 20s, 5ft 2ins tall, of slight build, with shoulder length curly blonde hair and she was wearing a blue tracksuit top and jeans.

Officers are asking anyone who witnessed the attack to call 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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