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Man found dead in Lyneham had multiple stab wounds

Police have confirmed they are treating the death of a Lyneham man as a murder and have released the victim's name and image.

Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber's body was discovered at his home in Hall Street about 3.30pm on Saturday.

He had suffered multiple stab wounds.

Friends had gained entry after seeing the 27-year-old's body on the floor and ACT Ambulance and ACT Policing were called.

A crime scene was established and police have been on the scene ever since.

Mr Sofer-Schreiber was last seen on Boxing Day.

Police are asking for anyone who had been in contact with Mr Sofer-Schreiber or who have other information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via

Information can be provided anonymously.