Blyth murder: Arrests made after Man dies in house assault
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died at a house in Northumberland.
Scott Patterson, 30, died following an assault at a property in Hallside Road, Blyth, at about 01:55 BST on Monday.
Police said he suffered injuries believed to be from a bladed article.
A 34-year old man was arrested on suspicion of murder while two men aged 50 and 56 and a woman, 48, were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.
A total of seven addresses in the Blyth area were searched on Monday night as part of Northumbria Police's investigation.
Supt Helen Anderson said: "We believe those involved are all known to each other but we are still carrying out a number of enquiries to establish a clear picture of what happened."