Manchester

Woman stabbed to death at Moss Side house

The house on Great Western Street
Image caption Juliet Edwards was stabbed to death at the house on Great Western Street

A woman has been stabbed to death at a house in Manchester.

Juliet Edwards, 48, was found by emergency services who were called to a house on Great Western Street in Moss Side at 04:15 BST on Saturday.

She was taken to hospital but later died. A post mortem examination found she died from a single stab wound.

A 58-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody, Greater Manchester Police said.

A 21-year-old man who was arrested on the same charge has been released without charge.

Det Ch Insp Joanne Rawlinson from the Major Investigation Team said: "I would like to appeal for anyone that was in the area around the time of the incident who may have seen anything or heard something to come forward.

"I would also like to hear from anyone who knew Juliet, who may have information to assist with our investigation."

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