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Man killed in fight stabbing identified as Jakub Gorski

Jakub Gorski Image copyright GMP
Image caption Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murdering Jakub Gorski

A man stabbed to death in what police described as a "brutal attack" involving a fight between two men has been identified.

Jakub Gorski, 19, was found with a stab wound to the chest in Hope Street, Higher Broughton, at about 19:45 BST on Friday evening.

He was taken to hospital where he later died.

On Sunday Greater Manchester Police arrested a fourth man on suspicion of murder.

Three other men, aged 26, 26 and 49, who were also questioned over the killing have been bailed.

Image caption Forensics officers could be seen combing the scene of the attack, in Higher Broughton

Det Ch Insp Terry Crompton appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

He said: "Jakub's death has left a gaping hole in his family, who are understandably devastated by the loss of their young son and brother.

"To lose a child in such violent circumstances must be incredibly difficult to come to terms with, and my officers and I offer our most sincere condolences to the Gorski family at this time.

"We are doing everything we can to ensure we bring those responsible for his untimely death to justice, and the public can assist us in this task."

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