Murder in town centre - man arrested

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A 43-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teenager in Luton.

The body of a 19-year-old male was found in Hastings Street in the early hours of Friday (September 13).

Hastings Street, Luton

Hastings Street, Luton

The teenager had stab wounds and serious injuries, but the cause of death is still being investigated.Officers from the Beds, Cambs and Herts Major Crime Unit are currently at the scene.

Police tarpaulin is erected over a car which is parked outside a house next door to The Butchers Arms pub.

The rest of the street is largely cordoned off too while officers investigate.

Police say they are keen to speak to anyone who may have information about the death.

Call 101 with information.

More to follow.