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37-year-old man stabbed to death in back garden

Police van parked on Armfield Road with an ambulance parked further forward Credit: SnapperSK

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found dead with stab wounds in Coventry.

Emergency services were called to Armfield Street, Wood End, at around 9.15pm yesterday (October 3).

A 37-year-old man was found in a back garden with injuries to his chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 41-year-old man was arrested in Wood End soon after on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody for questioning.

A cordon is currently in place at the scene while enquiries continue.

Two ambulances parked on Armfield Road in Coventry after a man was stabbed to death Credit: SnapperSK

A man has sadly lost his life and we're working to establish exactly what happened last night. "We're carrying out house-to-house enquiries in the area but would urge anyone with information which can assist our investigation to come forward."

– West Midlands Police, Detective Inspector Jim Colclough:

Footage of the scene by SnapperSK:

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