Murder arrest after stabbed elderly man dies

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an elderly man was fatally stabbed.

The 78-year-old man was pronounced dead at Stowe Close in Liverpool after he was found with knife wounds just before 23:00 BST on Tuesday.

Police were called to the house following a report of a disturbance.

The scene was cordoned off and officers have been carrying out house-to-house inquiries. The man who was arrested is in police custody for questioning.

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