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Bristol stabbing: Boy, 14, arrested over death of teenager

Mansfield Street, Bedminster
Image caption The 17-year-old boy was found with a stab wound to the chest in Mansfield Street, Bedminster on Saturday

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teenager who was stabbed to death in Bristol.

The 17-year-old boy was found with a stab wound to the chest in Bedminster on Saturday, police said.

He was taken from Mansfield Street to hospital at about 13:30 GMT but died a short time later.

Police said a post-mortem examination and formal identification had not yet taken place. Officers believe it was an isolated incident.

A property in Parson Street, where the assault took place, is being examined by specialist crime scene investigators.

Det Insp Phil Walker, said: "We're carrying out a full investigation into what is clearly a very tragic incident.

"We believe this is an isolated incident involving people known to each other."

Image caption Officers believe it was an "isolated incident involving people known to each other"
Image caption A post-mortem examination and formal identification has not yet taken place

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