Third person is arrested in Milton Keynes murder investigation

The arrest is in connection with an incident at the Atesh venue on December 27

Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 4:33 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 5:03 pm

Police officers have made a further arrest today in a murder investigation following the death of Milton Keynes man Nagiib Maxamed.

A 25-year-old man from Birmingham was arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder. He remains in police custody at this time.

The arrest is in connection with an incident at the Atesh venue in Grafton Gate East on 27 December in which 28-year-old Mr Maxamed sadly died.

Atesh

A 29-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman, both from the Birmingham area, were arrested yesterday (Tuesday) on suspicion of murder and attempted murder .

They also remain in police custody.

Meanwhile Atesh's alcohol licence has been suspended by MK Council following a request from police. The venue will be unable to sell food after 7pm or alcohol at any time until a review by local councillors has taken place.