A MURDER inquiry has been launched following the death of a 21-year-old woman in Redditch.

The victim, who has not been named, was stabbed on Saturday morning at a property in Evesham Road and died as a result of her injuries this morning.

Detectives from West Mercia Police have confirmed they have launched a murder inquiry following her death.

A 29-year-old male, who was arrested at the scene, remains in custody.