Leeds & West Yorkshire

Harehills stabbing: Murder victim named as Irfan Wahid

Irfan Wahid Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Irfan Wahid died as a result of a single stab wound to the chest

A 16-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in a Leeds street has been named.

Irfan Wahid died in hospital after being attacked in Harehills Lane at about 15:40 GMT on Friday.

A post-mortem examination found he died from a single stab wound to the chest, West Yorkshire Police said.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 15-year-old boy arrested on Friday on suspicion of murder has been released without charge.

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Image caption Irfan was taken to hospital for urgent treatment but later died

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