Murder investigation launched in Stevenage

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A police cordon is in place in Meadow Way in Stevenage, and a murder investigation has been launched - Credit: Archant

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was attacked in Stevenage yesterday. 

Police were called to Meadow Way at 9.15pm on Friday, February 12, in relation to concerns for the welfare of a 31-year-old man from Stevenage.

Paramedics took the man to Lister Hospital where he was sadly pronounced deceased shortly after arrival.

A scene guard remains in place in Meadow Way while enquiries continue.

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A murder investigation has been launched in Stevenage - Credit: Archant

Detective Inspector Justine Jenkins from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire (BCH) Major Crime Unit said: “A murder investigation has been launched and is being led by the BCH Major Crime Unit. 

“We are pursuing a number of lines of enquiry but are also appealing for any witnesses or anyone who has information about what happened to contact us.”

You can report information online at, speak to an operator via online web chat at or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference Operation Mantle.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their untraceable online form at

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