Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Guildford following stabbing
By mattcollison | Monday, September 24, 2012, 08:00
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of a murder in Guildford.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a 19-year-old man was stabbed in Guildford on Saturday evening (September 22).
Officers were called to a property in Roundhill Way at around 7.45pm following reports that a man had suffered serious knife wounds during an altercation.
Emergency services attended the address and efforts were made to resuscitate the man but he was later pronounced dead at the scene.
An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder a short time later. He was initially taken to the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford for treatment to a minor injury and later transferred into police custody.
A cordon was put in place while enquiries are carried out by officers from the Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team.
Anyone with information is asked call Surrey Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting reference p12279248.