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Three arrests after fatal South Ockendon stabbing


Two men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Essex.Daniel Adger, 34, was found stabbed at a property in Eden Green, South Ockendon, at about 13:00 BST on Monday and died when he arrived at hospital.Officers are questioning a 50-year-old man from Grays, a 42-year-old man from Tilbury and a 31-year-old woman from South Ockendon.Witnesses reported seeing someone carrying a large machete at the time.Essex Police said it believed Mr Adger was stabbed in a “targeted attack” and there was “no wider risk to the general public”.A post-mortem examination on Wednesday found he died as a result of his injuries.Police are appealing for anyone with dashcam or CCTV footage from the area between 12:00 and 14:00 to come forward.
Source: BBC Essex