Detectives make another arrest in Cambridgeshire murder investigation

Sam Mechelewski was found dead in woods at Huntingdon. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Detectives investigating the murder of a man in Cambridgeshire have arrested a woman on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Sam Mechelewski, 20, was found dead by a member of the public on February 1 in woods at Hinchingbrooke Country Park. A post mortem revealed he died as a result of a stab wound.

This morning (April 5) a woman in her 30s from Huntingdon was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and possessing a Class B drug.

In February a man was arrested on suspicion of murder and released under investigation.

Last week a woman in her 20s was arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice and assisting an offender. She was later released under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding Sam’s death should call police on 101 quoting CC-01022018-0198 or visit Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via