Manchester

Arrests over Wigan stabbing murder

A woman and two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died following a stabbing in Wigan, Greater Manchester.

The 31-year-old was discovered unconscious in Scot Lane shortly after 04:05 GMT.

He was taken to Wigan Royal Infirmary where he was confirmed dead a short time later.

The men, aged 21 and 24, and a 22-year-old woman have been taken into custody for questioning.

Police said an argument had broken out between a group of people before the victim was stabbed. They have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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