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Caversham Murder Victim named

On Sunday (February 14), the emergency services were called to Managua Close in Caversham at 12:55am, however the Yannick sadly died at the scene.

The 24-year-old man was identified as Yannick Cupido after his post mortem took place yesterday (Tuesday, February 16).

A Go Fund Me fundraiser has been set up in memory of Yannick and it has already raised nearly £2,500.

A post mortem took place yesterday (16/2) and the cause of death was given as a stab wound to the left lung and pulmonary artery.

Senior investigating officer, Detective Inspector Mike Roddy, of the Thames Valley Police Major Crime Unit, said: “Our thoughts are with Yannick’s family at this incredibly difficult time, and they continue to receive support from specially trained officers.

“We are continuing to appeal for information relating to this incident. If you have any details which you think could be helpful to our investigation, no matter how insignificant they may appear to you, please get in touch by calling us on 101, quoting reference number 43210062322.

“Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crime stoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or make a report online.”


Notes to Editors

A 22-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder remains in police custody at this time.

A 22-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice has been released under investigation.

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