BREAKING

Murder enquiry underway after man stabbed in Accrington

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Police were called at shortly before 1pm today (Sunday, Jan 19th) to a report that a man had been stabbed at an address on Edleston Street in Accrington.

Paramedics attended the address but sadly the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A murder enquiry has been launched and is in a very early stage.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody.