A WOMAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Oldham.

The police were called to Unsworth Way, in Coldhurst, after a man had collapsed on the street on Thursday evening, December 8.

The man was suffering from a stab wound to his chest, and was later pronounced dead.

According to police reports, a 58 – year – old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder. The police have kept her in custody for questioning.

Forensics officer investigating
Forensics officer investigating

Greater Manchester Police said: “Formal identification and a Home Office post – mortem are due to take place.

“Enquiries are ongoing to determine the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.”

The police are appealing for anyone who has more information or any witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information call 101 quoting reference number 2041 of 08/12/16 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

More details to follow.

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