Murder investigation launched in Corby after boy stabbed to death

Police have appealed for help from witnesses

Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 9:59 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 10:04 pm
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Detectives in Corby have launched a murder investigation following the tragic death of a 16-year-old boy tonight (Tuesday, May 25) in Corby.

Police officers were called just before 7pm to Constable Road to reports that a boy had been stabbed.

Sadly, and despite the best efforts of paramedics, police have confirmed he died at the scene.

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The police helicopter over Corby earlier this evening. Image courtesy of Shane Davis.

Enquiries are progressing at pace and detectives investigating the incident are now appealing for witnesses or anyone with any information to get in touch with them by calling 101 and quoting incident number 399.

More to follow.