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Murder investigation launched after woman stabbed in Milton Keynes dies in hospital

Joanne Bishop was stabbed in Brent. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was stabbed at a house in Milton Keynes.

Joanne Bishop, 39, was found with multiple stab wounds in Brent, Tinkers Bridge, on Tuesday morning (29 May).

She died in hospital on Saturday.

A 51-year-old man who was arrested and charged following the incident is due to appear in court later this month.

“A team of detectives is continuing to investigate the circumstances of the incident," Senior investigating officer Detective Inspector Stuart Blaik said.

“A specially trained family liaison officer is supporting Joanne’s next of kin and our thoughts remain with her relatives at this incredibly difficult time.”