Leicester

Leicester murder probe after man dies in hospital

St Matthews Way, Leicester
Image caption Police have appealed for vehicle dashboard footage from the area around St Matthews Way

A murder inquiry has begun after a man who was found seriously injured in a city street died in hospital.

Abdirahman Abdirizak Mahmoud Adam, 22, was discovered in St Matthews Way, in Leicester, on Monday afternoon.

Leicestershire Police said a youth, 17, was arrested on suspicion of murder later the same day and remains in custody.

Detectives are trying to establish whether the victim sustained his injuries in the street or elsewhere.

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They have also appealed for information from people who were at the scene before emergency services arrived.

A cordon is in place in St Matthews Way while inquiries are carried out.

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