5 Seconds Of Summer: YoungbloodiTunesAmazon

Aylesbury murder: Man detained under Mental Health Act

Wood White Drive

Published by Charlotte Fisher at 4:23pm 12th July 2018.

A man, who was arrested after a woman was stabbed to death in Aylesbury, has been detained under the Mental Health Act. 

The 54-year-old woman was formally identified as Lorna Myers yesterday (11/07).

What happened:

  • Police were called at around 3:45pm on Saturday (7/7) to Wood White Drive on Buckingham Park
  • Officers attended the scene where a woman had sustained stab wounds.
  • Sadly, she was pronounced dead at the scene
  •  A 14-year-old boy was also injured as a result of the incident, he sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remains.
  • A 32-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder.
Aylesbury murder
Scene of the crime

A post mortem established the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.

This afternoon (12/7) the man who was arrested was detained under the Mental Health Act.

We continue to appeal to anyone with information to contact police quoting reference number 969 (7/7).

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Mix96



Trending on Mix96

UPDATE: Missing Princes Risborough boy found

Police have updated us this afternoon

Weather warnings for the weekend in Bucks

We could see even more strong winds and heavy rain.

Two year restraining order for stalker in Bucks

A man who stalked a woman in Buckinghamshire has been given a two-year restraining order.

Woman charged over baby's death in Aylesbury

Six-month-old Ravneet Deol passed away in April 2016.

Five men with weapons involved in Aylesbury fight

The incident took place in the middle of a busy road

More news...