Mersey­side stab vic­tim ‘knew killer’ say po­lice

The Sunday Telegraph - - News -

Mur­der de­tec­tives are hunt­ing a man after a woman was stabbed to death in her home in Mersey­side yes­ter­day.

Paramedics and an air am­bu­lance crew were un­able to save the 29-yearold after she was dis­cov­ered at a res­i­dence in Swan Av­enue, St He­lens, around mid­day. Po­lice said the vic­tim had been stabbed re­peat­edly and was pro­nounced dead at the scene.

Det Chief Insp Ian War­low of Mersey­side Po­lice said: “At present we are in the very early stages of an on­go­ing in­ves­ti­ga­tion, but we be­lieve the of­fender is known to the vic­tim and a search is on­go­ing to find him. Of­fi­cers are car­ry­ing out house-to­house in­quiries.”

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