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Waryam Hussain: Luton stab victim, 20, named by police

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Image caption Flowers were placed outside McColl's in tribute of Waryam Hussain

A 20-year-old man stabbed to death outside a convenience store has been named by police.

Waryam Hussain, of Bristol Road, Luton, was pronounced dead near McColl's on Bishopscote Road in his hometown on Sunday afternoon.

Bedfordshire Police said a post-mortem examination revealed he died as a result of a single stab wound.

Officers have launched a murder investigation into what they are calling a "terrible event".

Det Insp Phil Moss said: "We will never tolerate knife crime, and are doing all we can to investigate what happened."

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Image caption Police cordoned off the scene on Bishopscote Road

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