Marked or covered with blood: the police are hoping to turn up a piece of bloodstained clothing or a weapon
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- His face was covered in cuts, and his clothing was also bloodstained and torn.
- Whoever carried out this attack would have left the scene with bloodstained clothing and we appeal to people's better nature to come forward.
- The scene of bodies covered in bloodstained blankets, with debris and chunks of bodies scattered across the road, revolted bystanders.
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