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Nottingham stabbing: Suspect held over Matthew Rothery murder

Matthew Rothery Image copyright Nottinghamshire Police
Image caption Matthew Rothery, 18, was taken to hospital but died shortly afterwards

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a teenager died from stab wounds in Nottingham.

Matthew Rothery, 18, was found at an address in Woodborough Road, Mapperley Park, at about 01:00 on Good Friday.

He was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham but died shortly afterwards.

A 20-year-old man, from the city, who was arrested on Sunday, remains in police custody, Nottinghamshire Police said.

The force had previously described the attack as a "serious assault".

Image caption A number of roads were closed near to the scene

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