Three arrests made in Sam Mechelewski murder investigation

Detectives investigating the murder of Sam Mechelewski, 20, in Huntingdon have arrested three people.

Monday, 11th June 2018, 2:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 4:38 pm
Sam's last known movements captured on CCTV

A man in his 20s from Chatteris, who was previously arrested on suspicion of murder and released under investigation, has been re-arrested.

A man in his 20s from Brampton, who was previously arrested on suspicion of murder and released with no further action, has also been re-arrested.

A man in his late teens from Huntingdon has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder.

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Sam's last known movements captured on CCTV

All three are currently in custody at Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough.

Sam’s body was found by a member of the public at about 1pm on Februa ry 1, 2018, in a wooded area of Hinchingbrooke Country Park. A post mortem revealed he died as a result of a stab wound.

Anyone with information regarding Sam’s murder should call police on 101 quoting CC-01022018-0198 or visit https://mipp.police.uk/operation/554. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

VICTIM: Sam Mechelewski