Teenager held over boy's murder in Birkenhead

A 17-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder after another teenager was stabbed to death on Merseyside.

The victim was attacked in a house on Corporation Street, Birkenhead, late on Thursday night, police said.

The victim - who was also 17 and from Wallasey - was pronounced dead by paramedics shortly before midnight.

The area has been sealed off and officers were carrying out house-to-house inquiries, police said.

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