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Police name man stabbed to death during fight

The wooded area was cordoned off for forensic examinations. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man who was stabbed to death after a fight in Milton Keynes has been named by police.

Mohamud Hashi, 22, died after an incident involving a group of men in a woodland area on the Fishermead estate around 3.20pm on Wednesday 11 December.

A post-mortem examination found his cause of death was a stab wound to the right thigh.

Mohamud Hashi Credit: Thames Valley Police

Thames Valley Police's Major Crime Unit launched a murder investigation into his death, which happened near a bridge leading to Milton Keynes town centre.

Detectives have urged members of the public to come forward with any information.

Three men arrested on suspicion of murder remain in custody, while four men have been released with no further action.

Five men remain in custody. Credit: ITV News Anglia

We continue to carry out a thorough investigation in relation to this incident.

We have arrested a number of men in connection with the death of Mr Hashi and five remain in custody. We continue to support Mr Hashi's family at this very difficult time.

I would like to make a fresh appeal for witnesses to come forward, if you have any information that you feel may be relevant then please do get in touch.

– Senior investigating officer Detective Inspector Sally Spencer of Thames Valley > Police's Major Crime Unit