Man dies after being stabbed in Pitsea

8 July 2018, 08:28 | Updated: 8 July 2018, 08:33

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A man in his 20s has died after being stabbed in Pitsea last night.

He was found injured in Little Garth, near Pitsea Road, just before 9 o'clock.

The victim later died at Basildon Hospital.

Police have launched a murder investigation, but say it is in its early stages.

They believe it was a targeted and isolated incident and there is no risk to the wider public.