Updated 10.30pm: Sadly, the victim of the stabbing has died in hospital from his injuries, it has been confirmed this evening. The Guardia Civil have taken a 38-year-old woman said to be of Cuban nationality into custody on suspicion of being the man’s assailant, and their investigation is clearly just starting.
Original post 4 August: A 27-year-old man is fighting for his life today after receiving several knife wounds in the Paseo Santa Julia in Cabo Blanco. Emergency services say that they were called out around 10am this morning with reports that the man had been stabbed in various parts of his body, and when ambulance crew arrived they found him in cardiac arrest. After prolonged efforts he was eventually resuscitated and transferred to HUC University Hospital where he is said to be in serious condition.