Homicide Squad investigate Market Street death

Homicide Squad detectives are investigating following the death of a man in Melbourne’s CBD this morning.

Police were called to Market Street following reports a man had been stabbed during an altercation about 5am.

It’s believed the offenders fled the scene prior to police arrival.

The victim, a 21-year-old Kurunjang man, was taken to hospital where he later died.

Detectives are in the early stages of the investigation and are piecing together what has taken place including whether those involved are known to each other.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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