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Man arrested following Toxteth stabbing

Credit: ITV

Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a 29 year old who was stabbed in the Toxteth area of Liverpool.

The victim has been named as 29-year-old Hassan Ahmed Mohamoud who was from the area. He was discovered with stab wounds to the neck Thursday lunchtime on Bentley Road.

A 28-year-old man is being questioned on from on suspicion of murder. Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

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Pet dog dead and two injured after 'incident' in Toxteth

Police say the investigation into what happened is still in the early stages. Credit: Liverpool Echo

Police are investigating an incident in Toxteth in which a dog died.

Officers were called Wendell Street on Saturday to reports of a disturbance.

They found a man and a woman with non life-threatening injuries. An injured dog was also found at the scene and taken for medical treatment - but has since died.

7 year old Hindo was taken to a vet but couldn't be saved. Credit: Liverpool Echo

By the time we got him to the vets it was too late and he passed away, it was awful.

He was such a sweet dog, he couldn’t go to sleep without having his blanket over him, he was a softie. I can’t believe this has happened.

– Cristian Dutu, owner

An investigation is ongoing - anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police of the independent charity Crimestoppers.

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