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Leicestershire murder investigation launched following a stabbing on Conduit Street.

Details of Incident

A murder investigation has been launched by detectives from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit (EMSOU) after a 59-year-old man was stabbed in Conduit Street.
East Midlands Ambulance Service contacted police at approx.1930hrs to Conduit street as they were treating a patient with stab wounds at the location.
A man, aged 59, was treated at the scene but sadly was pronounced dead a short time later.
Police arrested a man, aged 29, near to the scene on suspicion of murder and he remains in custody. A scene preservation remains in place with Conduit Street closed.

Detective Chief Inspector Mark Sinski, the senior investigating officer, said:
“A lot of people were in and around Conduit Street at the time of the incident and would have witnessed what happened. I would urge them to come forward and speak to us.

If you were on Conduit street between 1900hrs and 1930hrs on 30th September we would like to hear from you – equally if any drivers who have dashcam.”


Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to a Police Officer regarding this incident, please call Leicestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number LEP-300923-0558

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit their website