Police launch murder probe after boy, 16, was stabbed to death in Coventry 

Police launch murder probe after boy, 16, was stabbed to death in Coventry Police received a call at around 10:30pm last night from a member of the public They found the young man collapsed on Clay Lane in the Stoke area of the city It is thought that he may have been at a house party nearby in Chandos Street 

By Amelia Wynne For Mailonline

Published: 08:29 GMT, 1 March 2020 | Updated: 08:57 GMT, 1 March 2020

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Police have launched a murder probe after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death in Coventry.  

Emergency services received a call at around 10:30pm last night from a member of the public who found the young man collapsed on Clay Lane in the Stoke area of the city.

He had stab injuries and was taken to hospital where sadly, despite the best efforts of the medical staff he died.

Police and forensic officers at Clay Lane in Coventry after a 16-year-old boy was fatally stabbed

Police and forensic officers at Clay Lane in Coventry after a 16-year-old boy was fatally stabbed

Police sealed off both scenes for a fingertip search and forensic examination. They are pictured on Clay Lane

Police sealed off both scenes for a fingertip search and forensic examination. They are pictured on Clay

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