Man arrested on suspicion of murder over Hitchin death

A 24-year-old man has been arrest on suspicion of murder after a man in his 20s died in Hitchin yest

A 24-year-old man has been arrest on suspicion of murder after a man in his 20s died in Hitchin yesterday - Credit: Archant

A 24-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man in his 20s died at an address in Hitchin yesterday.

Police received a report that a man was seriously injured in Capswell Court yesterday at 4.27am.

Officers and the ambulance service attended the address where the was found with significant injuries. He was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

The 24-year-old remains in police custody at this time. At this stage, police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident and those involved are believed to be known to each other.

Anyone with any information in relation to this incident should contact Herts police via 101, quoting reference ISR 64 of April 23 or report information online at www.herts.police.uk/Report.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or submit details via their untraceable online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.


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