Police launch murder inquiry

PUBLISHED: 10:10 30 January 2006 | UPDATED: 09:32 06 May 2010

The scene of the incident

The scene of the incident

POLICE launched a murder inquiry after a teenager was stabbed to death in Stevenage in the early hours of Saturday morning. Officers were called to Broad Oak Way in the town after reports of a fight and found a 17-year-old man with a stab wound to the che

The scene of the car fire

POLICE launched a murder inquiry after a teenager was stabbed to death in Stevenage in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Officers were called to Broad Oak Way in the town after reports of a fight and found a 17-year-old man with a stab wound to the chest.

He later died in Lister Hospital.

Another youth, also aged 17, and from Stevenage was later arrested and charged with murder. He was due to appear at Hertford Court today (Monday).

Bedfordshire police are also investigating a fire in a builder's yard at Langford at the weekend where the body of a man was found in a burnt out car.

Police say the man's death is not suspicious.


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