Kuwaiti student, Mashael Albasman, was stabbed to death

Police cordon in St Michael's Road Police said a 58-year-old man was found injured at the flat and is now in custody

Related Stories

A woman found dead in a Bournemouth flat was stabbed to death, an inquest has heard.

The body of Kuwaiti student Mashael Albasman, 25, was found on Sunday in a first-floor flat at a property on St Michael's Road.

An inquest which was opened and adjourned in Bournemouth earlier, heard the cause of death was stab wounds.

A man, 58, who was at the property, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody.

Police were called to what they described as a "serious incident" shortly after noon on Sunday.

The man was known to the victim, said police, and suffered injuries that later needed hospital treatment.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Dorset



Min. Night 16 °C


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.