Lancaster stabbing man identified

POLICE have named the victim of a fatal stabbing at a house in Lancaster as 41-year-old Colin Wilson.

A murder investigation was launched after he was found with fatal injuries at a flat on Cawthorne Street in the city at 9pm on Sunday.

He is believed to have suffered a stab wound and was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary, where he later died.

A team of detectives is working to establish the circumstances surrounding this incident.

*Hugh McMahon, of Westminster Road, Morecambe, has been charged with murder and remanded in custody to appear before Lancaster Magistrates Court on Wednesday, November 16, at 10am.