Man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender after city murder bailed

A man who was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender following a murder in Peterborough has been bailed.

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 4:18 pm

Police were called out to a flat in Crown Street, New England, at about 5am where it was reported there had been a fight and a man had been stabbed.

Police have not yet released the identity of the victim.

A 29-year-old man was arrested in Peterborough on Sunday on suspicion of assisting an offender. He has now been bailed by police until June 4.

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Police at the scene in Crown Street, Peterborough.

DCI Emma Pitts, from the Beds, Cambs and Herts Major Crime Unit (MCU), said: “We are continuing to follow up a number of enquiries and working hard to bring those responsible to justice.

“I would like to thank all those who have been in contact with us so far however I would still urge anyone who may have information and we have not yet been in contact with, to get in touch with us as a matter of urgency.”

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact police via their web chat service at or online forms via quoting incident 82 of 8 May. Those without internet access should call 101.