Melissa Belshaw Biography – Wiki
Melissa Belshaw is identified as the woman who was killed in a double stabbing attack in Wigan, which also left another critically wounded. The mother-of-one has been declared as as ‘caring and lovely’ this evening by her friends and family. A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following a double stabbing.
The victim has been named as Melissa Belshaw 💔https://t.co/B5IWLT0MCA
— Liverpool Echo (@LivEchonews) May 21, 2020
She was 32 years old at the time of death.
Melissa Belshaw Personal Life
Ms Belshaw’s stepmother, Lisa Belshaw, paid tribute to her daughter. She said the beautician would ‘do anything’ for her teenage daughter.
“She was lovely,’ Ms Belshaw told the Manchester Evening News. ‘She is going to be so sadly missed. I got a phone call saying a man had gone into her house and stabbed her. I had no idea she had died until I read it on Facebook”.
Close friend Leanne Fairhurst paid tribute: “She had a good heart,’ she added. ‘She was so outgoing and was always smiling and loved a good time. When we used to go parties, Melissa was always the one trying make everybody laugh”.
Melissa Belshaw Killed in Double Stabbing in Wigan While Another Wounded
The mom-of-one has reportedly been killed in in the attack in Wigan. Police were called to a property on Upholland Road just before 4.10 pm this afternoon.
Officers found Belshaw with ‘catastrophic’ wounds, but despite the efforts of paramedics, pronounced her dead at the scene.
A man in his 40s, who is thought to have tried to intervene, is in a serious condition in hospital after being knifed.
Melissa Belshaw Suspect Killer
A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder. He remains in custody for questioning.
Melissa Belshaw Death Reports
A scene remains in place in Upholland Road while investigation work is carried out.
A witness, who has asked not to be named, said he saw two men fighting next to the One Stop shop, near to the junction with Crank Road.
He added: “They both fell into the middle of the road. I had to swerve around them”.
‘The man on top looked to be trying to stab the man on the floor with a large knife. By the time I had passed police were at the scene.
A scene remains in place whilst investigation work is carried out.