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Toxteth house party stabbing: Teenager faces murder charge

Oakham Street, Toxteth Image copyright Google
Image caption Dre Estridge was stabbed at a house on Oakham Street, Toxteth

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murdering a man stabbed to death at a party.

Dre Estridge, 26, was stabbed in the chest at a house in Oakham Street, Toxteth, at about 06:15 BST on Friday, Merseyside Police said.

The teenager, of Wavertree, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is due to appear at Liverpool Crown Court later.

A woman, 45, also of Wavertree arrested on suspicion of murder has been released on bail.

Police said a man from Allerton, aged 25, arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender has been bailed.

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