Police carrying out forensic invstigations
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Shopkeeper held over fatal stabbing in Manchester shop

A 72-year-old shopkeeper has been arrested after a man was stabbed to death in a robbery at a florists in Greater Manchester.

Police were called to the shop on Shrewsbury Street, Old Trafford, at 21:40 BST on Tuesday.

A 30-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries and died a short time later.

The shopkeeper was taken to hospital with minor injuries and was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Laura Yates reports.

  • 27 Jul 2011
  • From the section UK