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Appeal for information following the death of a 23-year-old male at 2248 hrs on 27th May 2021 on Coleridge Gardens, Lincoln


Officers attended Coleridge Gardens, Lincoln at around 2248 hrs on Thursday 27th May 2021 following reports of a stabbing. We can now confirm that the 23-year-old man who died in the incident was Sam Davies who lived in the city.

Five men have been charged with the murder of Sam Davies and they have been remanded in custody to appear in court at a later date.
Investigations are ongoing.

We are seeking anyone with any information, CCTV, DASHCAM footage or other that can assist with the investigation. Specifically we are looking for:

1) Any information regarding an altercation between persons in the vicinity of Coleridge Gardens, Browning Drive and the park area nearby at approx. 2245 hrs Thursday 27th May 2021.

2) Any information concerning two persons running away from Coleridge Gardens toward Macauley Drive at the same time and date.

3) Any suspicious persons or activity around Coleridge Gardens and the surrounding area on the same time and date.

4) Any sightings of a black Audi around Coleridge Gardens and the surrounding area on the same time and date.

All information or footage can be provided or uploaded anonymously via this portal.

Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to a Police Officer regarding this incident, please call 101 Lincolnshire Police quoting incident 536 27/05/2021.

Alternatively you could contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.