Police have named a man who died after he was found with stab wounds in Northampton.
He was 34 year old Daniel Fitzjohn.
He lost his fight for life in hospital after he was stabbed during a fight on Brookfield Road in the Kingsley area of the town on Thursday.
In the meantime police are continuing to appeal for witnesses to the incident.
Detective Chief Inspector Ally White from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit Major Crime Team said: “Daniel’s family are absolutely devastated about what has happened and our dedicated officers are continuing to support them at this incredibly difficult time.
“We are in the early stages of this investigation and I have a large team of specialist officers working around the clock to identify those involved in Daniel’s death in order to bring them to justice.
“The public’s help is absolutely vital in enabling us to track down whoever is responsible for ending his life and I am appealing for anybody who was in the Brookfield Road and Randall Road areas at around 9.45pm on Thursday, and witnessed anything suspicious, to please contact me.
“I am also asking for help from anybody who was in Fairfield News in Fairfield Road at around 9.40pm and may have witnessed an altercation.”