Man murdered in Eastmoor

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DETECTIVES have launched a murder investigation after a man was found with stab wounds in Eastmoor.

The body of a man was found in flats on Marsland Avenue shortly after 7am this morning. (Friday)

Police have not identified the victim but said he was believed to be in his 20s.

He was taken to Pinderfields Hospital but died from his wounds.

Police are standing guard outside the flats as forensic teams are carrying out investigations.

A 33-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are in police custody.

Anyone with any information should to contact the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team on 101.