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Woman stabbed to death in Aylesbury

Wood White Drive

Published by Mix96 News at 9:57am 8th July 2018. (Updated at 11:30am 8th July 2018)

A 54 year old woman has been stabbed to death in Aylesbury.

Police officers were called at about 3.45pm yesterday (Sat 7th July) to Wood White Drive on Buckingham Park following reports of an assault.

Police found a 54-year-old woman with stab wounds who was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 14-year-old boy was also injured. He sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital where he remains.

Wood White Drive


Arrest

A 32-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder.

He is now in police custody.

Mix96's Dan Gooding was on the scene, here's his report:

 

Statement

Head of the Major Crime Unit, Detective Superintendent Ian Hunter: said:

“I understand that this incident will cause concern in the community, but I would like to reassure people that we believe it to be an isolated incident.

“We have launched a full investigation and have made an arrest.

“We currently have a number of police officers at the scene carrying out enquiries, and I would encourage anyone with any questions to feel free to approach them.

“I would appeal to any witnesses or anyone with information about this incident, no matter how insignificant you think it could be, I would ask that you call the Thames Valley Police non-emergency number on 101 and quote reference number 969 (7/7).”

Wood White Drive - Police Tape

 Next of kin have now been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers.

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