Murder inquiry launched after man’s death in Albion Street

Albion street murder in Leicester

Leicestershire Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man in Leicester.

Officers were called shortly before 4am on Saturday 11 February to a report of an assault in Albion Street, Leicester.

A man was found with serious injuries and was taken to hospital. He has subsequently died.

An area of Bowling Green Street and Albion Street has been cordoned off while officers investigate the incident.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of Albion Street, Market Street and Bowling Green Street who have any information relating to the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to call 101 and quote incident 110 of 11 February.