Murder probe police arrest two men in Bradford following stab death

The crime scene in Washington Street, Girlington

The crime scene in Washington Street, Girlington

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Murder-probe detectives have arrested two men after a man died of stab wounds at a Bradford house.

Police arrested a 30-year-old man in Manningham early today.

Hours later arrested a 29-year-old man was detained, also in Manningham.

A 58-year-old woman arrested at the scene yesterday remains in police custody today.

The victim, whose identity has not yet been revealed, is believed to have been 59 years old. He died of stab wounds at a home in Washington Street, Girlington, yesterday.

Detective Superintendent Mark Ridley, who is leading the investigation, said: "A 58-year-old woman arrested yesterday remains in custody for questioning and two men aged 29 and 30 have now been arrested from the Bradford area this morning in connection with the incident.

"We are still investigating the precise circumstances of what took place but are treating this as a domestic-related crime.

"A post-mortem will be conducted to confirm the cause of death of the victim and I am continuing to appeal for witnesses.

"Anyone who has information is asked to contact police on 101 or CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

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