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Second murder arrest in Oxford after man found injured in car

Hillsborough Road in Cowley
Image caption Police have been seen carrying out investigations in Hillsborough Road in Cowley

A second man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man found injured in a car in Oxford died.

Police are questioning the man in his 30s, from Oxford, following the discovery of a man in a red Mazda on Tuesday evening.

The unidentified victim was found with chest injuries in North Way around 10:45 BST. He later died in hospital.

A 31-year-old man, from Oxford, also arrested on suspicion of murder continues to be questioned.

Detectives earlier completed their examinations at the scene and were also searching a house and a street junction in the Cowley area.

The junction of North Way and Burchester Avenue in Barton had been closed since late on Tuesday.

Earlier, officers also began searching a property in Mayfair Road, Cowley and an area in Hillsborough Road.

Image caption Police were called to North Way late on Tuesday
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Image caption Burchester Avenue and North Way has been closed since Tuesday evening for forensic investigations

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