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  • 16 June 2014, 6:38

British Man Dies After Barbados Stabbing

A British man, thought to be in his late 20s, has died on the island of Barbados after he was stabbed in the chest.

The victim, who has not been named, was apparently involved in an altercation with a local man in St Lawrence Gap, Christ Church, at around 5.30am on Sunday, Barbados Today reported.

He was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, but died from his injuries.

A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) said: "We are aware of the death of a British national in Barbados on June 15.

"We are providing consular assistance to the family at this sad time."

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