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Stretford stabbing: homicide investigation launched after boy, 16, was stabbed to death in Greater Manchester

A family has been “devastated” after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death on Saturday night.

Thirlmere Avenue in Stretford, Greater Manchester (Image: Google)

Police opened a murder investigation after a teenager was stabbed to death in Stretford, Manchester on Saturday night.

Superintendent John Harris said the boy’s family was “devastated by this tragic news”.

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Summary: main points

  • A family has been “devastated” after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death on Saturday night.
  • Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said officers attended reports of a teenager being stabbed on Thirlmere Avenue in Stretford, Manchester, at around 7pm.
  • Paramedics treated the boy at the scene before he was taken to hospital, where he died from his injuries.
  • GMP said a large rope was in place and additional officers were patrolling the area.
  • Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 citing incident 2529 of January 22, 2022. Details can be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

What was said?

Director John Harris said a murder investigation has been launched, but no arrests have been made.

He said: “Tonight a family has been devastated by this tragic news and our thoughts go to them at this most shocking and heartbreaking time.

“Specially trained officers will be there to support the boys’ loved ones, and additional patrols will remain in the area of ​​this deadly attack so the local community can can tell us about any concerns or information they may have.

“These are the first steps of the murder investigation, and a team of detectives will be working through the night and into tomorrow, and we’ll be monitoring a number of different lines of investigation that we have in place to make sure.” responsible people. Bring justice.”

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