Two people arrested after fatal stabbing in Norwich

Two people have been arrested after a fatal stabbing in Norwich.

Officers from Norfolk constabulary were called to Vale Green shortly before 7pm on Friday after reports that a man in his late teens had been stabbed.

The man was treated by paramedics but was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been informed.

Police said a man in his 40s and a woman aged in her 30s were arrested shortly afterwards in connection with the incident.

The woman was taken to Great Yarmouth police investigation centre and the man to Wymondham police investigation centre. They will be questioned in due course.

DCI Dave Freeman said: “A number of police resources, including armed units, were deployed to the scene. A murder investigation has been launched and we are in the early stages of our enquiries to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident.”

Police have cordoned off the scene while inquiries are carried out.

Freeman called for anyone who had witnessed the incident or had information about it to contact Norfolk police on 101.

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