Live: Police cordon off several streets in Leicester

Leicestershire Police have cordoned off a number of streets in the Highfields area of the city this afternoon.

The Police activity is focused around the Bartholomew Street, Cedar Road and Myrtle Road part of the neighbourhood.

Forensic officers can be seen at the scene and a white tent has been put up close to the taped off residential area.

Reports suggest a man has been stabbed to death in the area, however Leicestershire Police are yet to make a statement surrounding the incident. 

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