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Inquest delayed as investigations continue into man’s murder

PUBLISHED: 13:34 09 July 2019 | UPDATED: 13:34 09 July 2019

Forensics combing the scene in South Market Road, Great Yarmouth, in November 2018 after Kelvin Adamson was fatally stabbed. Picture: Liz Coates

Forensics combing the scene in South Market Road, Great Yarmouth, in November 2018 after Kelvin Adamson was fatally stabbed. Picture: Liz Coates

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Investigations are continuing seven months after a man was stabbed to death in a coastal town.

Norfolk police launched a murder probe after Kelvin Adamson died as a result of a single stab wound in South Market Road, Great Yarmouth, on November 7 last year.

A pre-inquest review into the death of Mr Adamson, 56, was held at Norfolk Coroner's Court at Carrow House, King Street, Norwich, on Tuesday, July 9.

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Senior coroner Jacqueline Lake adjourned the hearing for another pre-inquest review to be held at the same location on October 9.

Mrs Lake said: "The death is still under review and is being investigated."

A post-mortem examination established Mr Adamson died as a result of a single stab wound.

The inquest was opened on December 12, 2018.

Mr Adamson died at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston the day he was fatally injured.


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