Detectives continuing to investigate man’s death in Derby
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Detectives are continuing to investigate the death of a man in Derby yesterday (Sunday 11 June).
We were called to Bass Street just after 3.45pm along with ambulance crews, and despite attempts to save him the man, he sadly died at the scene.
The man, who is aged in his 30s, is thought to have suffered stab wounds and a murder investigation is underway.
Formal identification has not yet taken place, but the man’s family have been made aware and they are being supported by Family Liaison Officers.
Windmill Hill Lane remains closed between Cross Street and Bass Street, and Bass Street remains closed between Windmill Hill Lane and Peel Street.
Officers would like to speak to anyone in the area who may have any information, CCTV or dashcam footage which could help with enquiries.
Detective Chief Inspector Greg McGill, of the East Midlands Special Operations Unit, said: “We have a team of detectives, police officers and staff working on the investigation, and currently we believe that this is an isolated incident.
“There continues to be a large police presence in the area, patrols are taking place and anyone with any concerns is encouraged to speak to officers in the area.”
DCI McGill added: “If you have any information at all which could help with our enquiries, please get in touch with us.”