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Sebastian McCormick

Four men arrested on suspicion of the murder of Jamie Meah in Leeds

Four men have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Leeds teenager Jamie Meah.

Jamie, 18, was stabbed to death during an attack at the junction of Hall Lane and Brentwood Terrace on Friday, March 31. He died in hospital.

Now, four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder. The men, aged 18, 19, 24 and 30 have all been interviewed by the police and released on bail.

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A 16-year-old boy was also injured in the attack and while his injuries were serious, they were not life-threatening. The pair were both in a taxi when they were stopped by suspects in another vehicle.

Last Monday, Senior Investigating Officer, Detective Chief Inspector Damian Roebuck of the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team said: "A number of wide ranging enquiries remain ongoing into this very serious offence by detectives and I want to thank residents who have come forwards with information so far.

"I can promise that all necessary resources are being employed to investigate the murder of Jamie and the attack on a 16-year-old. I would like to renew our appeal for anyone who has information about the attack or footage which could assist our investigation to contact us.

"If you saw the attack on the victims, have footage of it or of suspects arriving at or leaving the scene then please get in touch with detectives here at the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team."

Detectives are continuing to appeal for information, you can pass anything you know on to the police by using 101 Live Chat online or by calling 101, quoting crime reference 13230180255. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously at 0800 555 111.

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