August 1, 2016 8.10 am This story is over

Lincolnshire Police launch murder probe after man stabbed

Lincolnshire Police are investigating a suspected murder after a man was found with a stab wound in Gainsborough. Two people have been arrested and are being questioned in connection with the death. Officers were called to a house in Ropery Road in the early hours of this morning (Monday, August 1). A man was found with a stab…

Lincolnshire Police are investigating a suspected murder after a man was found with a stab wound in Gainsborough.

Two people have been arrested and are being questioned in connection with the death.

Photo: Daniel Ionescu

Photo: Daniel Ionescu

Officers were called to a house in Ropery Road in the early hours of this morning (Monday, August 1).

A man was found with a stab wound injury and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers remain on scene on the morning of Monday, August 1 and are speaking with residents in the area.

Anyone who was in Ropery Road, Gainsborough late last evening (Sunday, July 31) or the early hours of this morning (Monday, August 1 – up to about 2am) is asked to contact police on the non-emergency 101 number.

It is expected that police will be confirming further details about the incident later on today.

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