Police investigating the ‘murder’ of a Stoke-on-Trent person today named the victim.
Officers were initially called in by paramedics for reports of a stabbing Lightwood Road, Langdon, After midnight on Monday.
Matthew Dale of Dresden was taken to Royal Stoke University Hospital, but died tragically on the way to A&E.
Specially trained police officers are supporting the 23-year-old family at the moment, while flowers have been planted at the scene.
A Staffordshire Police A spokesman confirmed that an autopsy had taken place, but said further tests were needed.
The inquest into Matthew’s death continues and an appeal has been made to anyone with information.
- A 16-year-old Stoke-on-Trent boy, who could not be named for legal reasons, has now been charged with murder and will be arraigned in court tomorrow morning.
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