Woman arrested after fatal Southend stabbing

23 February 2019, 09:13 | Updated: 23 February 2019, 09:15

Essex Police car

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a man in Southend.

A man in his 30s was found with a stab wound to his leg at an address in Roots Hall Drive shortly before midnight on February 21.

He was taken to hospital but died a short time later.

A 30 year-old woman from Southend was arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday and is currently in custody.

Detectives continue to appeal for information about the incident.

If you saw or heard anything, have any CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call the South Major Investigation Team on 101 quoting incident 1375 of February 22.

You can also email scd.appeals.essex@essex.pnn.police.uk or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.