Update 11pm: Local eye witness reports say that the attack was carried out by someone known as a drunk on a Spanish man after an argument in the bar on the roundabout on Calle El Gorrión. Hopefully it will reassure residents of this quiet urbanisation that this was no random attack in the street.
Original post 9 March: A 40-year-old man was seriously injured in an attack this afternoon in Palm Mar. The assault happened around 3pm in Calle El Gorrión, and after attending the scene, paramedics found the man with serious chest injuries. He was transferred to Hospiten Sur where he remains in serious condition. Calle El Gorrión is the road parallel to the main road opposite Flamingo.