A 15-YEAR-OLD boy has been arrested for murder after a 21-year-old was killed in a home.
Rescue workers rushed to Kings Road in Old Trafford, Manchester last night after reports of a “disruption”.
Police say they found onewith serious injuries, who was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
A murder investigation has been launched and police have arrested a 15-year-old boy for murder.
A spokesman said: “Police were called to an address in Kings Road, Old Trafford at around 7.45pm this evening (Wednesday 31 May 2023) to report a disturbance.
“The victim – a 21-year-old man – was found with serious injuries and unfortunately pronounced dead by first responders at the scene of the accident.
“A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with this incident and a 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of possession of an assault weapon in the local area. Both remain in custody.” of questioning.
Detective Inspector Jane Higham said: “First of all my thoughts at this moment are with the family and friends of the victim. Officials were deployed to assist them.
“We are in the very early stages of a murder investigation and a team of experienced officers will be working throughout the night and the coming days to create a timeline of events that will help us summarize what happened tonight. “
“We recognize that incidents of this nature will be a cause for concern in our communities, not just at Old Trafford but throughout Greater Manchester and that there will be a significant increase in the number of police officers in the area in the coming days will be carried out while the criminal police are investigating. Anyone.” If you have any concerns, please feel free to come and talk to us.
“I would urge anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident, or anyone who has cell phone or surveillance footage that may be of interest to police, to get in touch. Even the smallest piece of evidence can help our investigation and provide answers.” for the young man’s family.
“We are also appealing to motorists and residents in the area who may have recorded something on dash cams, CCTV or doorbell cameras to get in touch.”