Norfolk

Hemsby party death: Two more arrests

  • 14 May 2014
  • From the section Norfolk
Connor Barrett Image copyright Provided by police
Image caption Connor Barrett was at a 21st birthday party when he was attacked

Two more people have been arrested by police investigating the fatal stabbing of a 20-year-old man in Norfolk.

Connor Barrett, from Great Yarmouth, died in hospital after he was attacked at The Glebe, Hemsby, on Saturday.

A man, 41, and a woman, 35, have been arrested by Norfolk Police at an address in Cobholm, Great Yarmouth, on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Two boys, aged 15 and 17, arrested on Monday, remain in police custody, held on suspicion of murder.

Four others, aged 15, 16, 17 and 18, also arrested on suspicion of murder, have since been released on police bail. All are from the Great Yarmouth area.

Police continue to conduct searches for the weapon, a knife or similar sharp-bladed instrument, and house-to-house enquiries are also set to continue on Thursday.

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