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Man dies after being found stabbed in Little Harrowden

Police cars at the scene
Image caption The man was found with stab wounds in Little Harrowden, Northamptonshire

A man has died after being found with stab wounds in a village.

Northamptonshire Police said officers were called to Hardwick Road, Little Harrowden, at about 20:30 BST on Friday.

The victim, 44, was taken to Kettering General Hospital and then to University Hospital Coventry where he died.

Police said a murder investigation had been launched and three men and a woman arrested in connection with the death.

Image caption A police cordon remains in place at the scene

Officers said it was believed to be an "isolated" attack and neighbourhood officers have been patrolling the area to offer reassurance.

A police cordon remains in place and the four people remain in custody for questioning.

Image caption Officers have been searching the area in connection with the case

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