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Woman, 22, murdered in Nigel Rise house stabbing

Police are investigating the murder of a woman who was found dead at a house in West Lothian.

The 22-year-old victim, who has been named locally as Alami Gotip, suffered multiple stab wounds in an attack in Nigel Rise, Dedridge, Livingston.

The incident happened just before 2200 BST on Wednesday. The woman was found dead in the living room.

Police said that an 18-year-old man had been arrested in connection with the incident.

Officers are appealing for witnesses who were in the street between 2000 BST and 2145 BST.

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