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Murder probe after man stabbed in Liverpool home

Snowdon Lane, Vauxhall Image copyright Google
Image caption The victim died in hospital after he was found with knife wounds in Snowdon Lane

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing at a house in Liverpool.

Police were called to the property in Snowdon Lane, Vauxhall, at about 04:20 BST on Sunday, following a report that a man had been badly injured.

Stephen Bennett, 28, suffered wounds to his face and upper body and was taken to hospital, where he later died.

A 28-year-old man from the Vauxhall area has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Another man, 52, and a woman, 51, have been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

A post-mortem examination revealed the cause of Mr Bennett's death was stab wounds to the chest.

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