Former Hertfordshire man stabbed to death in Portugal

PUBLISHED: 11:45 06 April 2016

A former Hertfordshire resident was stabbed to death in Portugal

A former Hertfordshire resident was stabbed to death in Portugal

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A British national from Hertfordshire has been stabbed to death in a village in the Algarve.

The 58-year-old man is thought to have originally come from Welwyn Garden City.

He died in the village of Alcoutim after reportedly being stabbed in the abdomen with a spear.

A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said: “We are in contact with local authorities following the death of a British national in the Algarve and are ready to provide consular assistance.”


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