20-year-old stabbing victim dies in hospital

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A man who was stabbed in St Helens town centre on Sunday died in the early hours of this morning.

He has been named locally as Ryan Lamb.

A post-mortem will be carried out and his family have been informed.

An 18-year-old man from Kensington who was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder was bailed last night pending further enquiries.

A 21-year-old man from Huyton who was arrested on suspicion of assault remains in custody for questioning by detectives.