FORENSIC officers have set up screens at the scene of a suspected murder that took place this evening in Oxford.

An investigation has been launched by Thames Valley Police after a man in his thirties was stabbed to death in Bayswater Road, Barton.

Oxford Mail:

Bayswater Road is currently shut in both directions at the junction with Waynflete Road.

Forensics officers have put up screens and tents at the entrance to the park by Bayswater Brook.

Oxford Mail:

Another forensic tent has also be erected on Bayswater Road at the junction with Stowford Road.

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Oxford Mail:

Police can be seen taking photos in the nearby park.

Oxford Mail:

Officers were called to the scene just before 6pm.

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The victim's next of kin have been informed and are being supported by officers.

No arrests have been made with the police urging anyone with information to contact them.