Exmouth murder arrest

Tuesday, December 29th, 2020 11:53am

By Radio Exe News

Man dead after stabbing

Police are investigating the murder of a man in Exmouth on Sunday 27 December. They were called by the ambulance service at around 9 p.m. with a report that a man had been stabbed in a property on Tennyson Way in the Brixington area of the town.

A 54-year-old man was pronounced deceased at the scene. His next-of-kin have been informed. Formal identification is yet to take place.

A 51-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in police custody. An extension for her detention has been granted while a mental health assessment is conducted and detectives from the major crime team continue gathering evidence.

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