Murder inquiry launched as woman stabbed to death in Sheffield

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A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found stabbed to death in Sheffield this afternoon.

The 31-year-old woman was found by police officers with serious stab injuries at a house on Langsett Grove, Walkley.

The emergency services were called but the woman died in the ambulance on the way to hospital.

A 44-year-old man, who suffered a single stab wound to his chest, has been arrested and was taken to hospital where his condition is described as life-threatening.

A police spokeswoman said detectives are not looking for anyone else in connection with the woman’s death.

She said ‘extensive enquiries’ are currently taking place at the scene.