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Murder arrest after woman dies in Rochdale stabbing

Middle Hill, Rochdale Image copyright Google
Image caption The woman was stabbed in the Middle Hill area of Rochdale

A 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was stabbed to death in Rochdale.

Police officers found the woman with serious neck injuries after a 999 call just before 23:30 GMT on Monday.

The injured woman was taken to hospital from an address in Middle Hill, which is two miles north of the town centre, but later died.

Greater Manchester Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to get in touch.

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