A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man in Hull.
Yesterday (Sunday 13 June) at 7:10pm emergency services responded to reports of a stabbing on Harleston Close, Hull.
A 23-year-old man suffered serious injuries and received medical treatment at the scene but sadly died a short time later.
The man’s family have been informed and are currently being supported by specially trained officers at this awful time.
A cordon and officers remain at the scene whilst we continue to conduct extensive enquiries to identify the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Detective Chief Inspector Alan Curtis said: “I’d like to thank members of the public who have already contacted us providing information surrounding the events of yesterday evening.
“If you have not yet spoken to us but believe you may know something that could assist us, no matter how insignificant you think it may be, it may assist us with our enquiries.
“Those living in the area will see an increased number of officers over the coming days carrying out enquiries and providing reassurance to residents and the local community. Please come and speak to those officers if you have any concerns.
You can contact us call on our non-emergency number 101 quoting log 581 of 13 June or if you would prefer to report information anonymously you can do so by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.