A MAN who was arrested as part of the Greenstead murder investigation has been released without charge.

The 52-year-old man has been eliminated from police enquiries.

Student Nahid Al-Manea, 31, of Woodrow Way, Colchester, was stabbed 16 times on Tuesday morning. She was found fatally wounded at about 10.40am.

VIDEO: CCTV shows tragic Greenstead murder victim Nahid Al-Manea walking to university just 20 minutes before she was found fatally wounded