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  • 17 March 2014, 2:23

Man Held After Woman Stabbed To Death

Police have launched a murder investigation after a 21-year-old woman was stabbed to death.

Kirsty Wright was attacked at an address in Redditch, Worcestershire, on Saturday and died in hospital on Sunday.

A 29-year-old man who was arrested at the scene on suspicion of Ms Wright's murder remains in custody and continues to be questioned by police.

Superintendent Kevin Purcell, of West Mercia Police, said: "We will work with the community to bring the offender to justice and support the family, who my thoughts are with at this difficult time."

West Mercia Police said no more details were being released at this stage.