A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died in Welwyn Garden City yesterday (May 19).

Officers from Herts police, the East of England Ambulance Service and the air ambulance were all called to a property in Linkfield just before 3am, following reports of a man with serious injuries.

Despite the best efforts of the emergency services, he was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A 21-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder, and she remains in police custody at this time.

A scene guard has been put in place, with detectives from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit launching an investigation.

Police are keen to reassure the residents following the shocking incident, adding: "Enquiries are continuing at this time to establish the circumstances around what happened, but it is being treated as an isolated incident involving parties believed to be known to each other.

"Officers are not seeking anyone else in connection with the incident at this time."