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Teenager arrested over Hitchin murder

Police officers at the house
Image caption Police launched a murder probe after a boy was stabbed in Milestone Road, Hitchin

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found stabbed to death in Hertfordshire.

Police were called to reports of a stabbing at a house in Milestone Road, Hitchin, at about 02:10 GMT.

The victim, 36, was taken to Lister Hospital, in Stevenage, where he died.

Det Ch Insp Steve Collin said: "Whilst an arrest has been made, I would still like to appeal for witnesses in connection with this incident."

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