Police are today investigating another murder, after two men were stabbed in an altercation in the car park of Horseshoe Bay in Southampton last night (Sept 9) – one pronounced dead.

Police responded to the report shortly after 11pm.

On arrival, a spokesman said: “A number of individuals fled the scene. However, police were informed that two males sustained stab wounds during an earlier incident at the car park.

“Police and paramedics attended to the two victims one of whom bore stab wounds to the chest. He was rushed to hospital by ambulance for treatment to his injuries, but was subsequently pronounced dead.

“The second male was attended to at hospital for a non life-threatening stab wound to his arm.

“Police are urging anyone with information on this matter to please call 211, the main police number 295-0011 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477.”

Investigating officer, Detective Inspector Jason Smith said: “There were several young people in the car park when this unfortunate incident occurred. Parents, if your child should come home talking about this incident, please get in contact with police.”

No further information will be provided until all next of kin of the deceased have been informed.