1:05 pm, Wed 24 Jul 2013
BBC Radio 1 DJ Tim Westwood, who was playing at a club in the Greek resort of Malia, where a British teenager was stabbed to death outside, tweeted:
Tyrell Matthews-Burton, 19, also known as Sterling was killed during a brawl of up to 30 people in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Read: Brit stabbed in Crete named
12:34 pm, Wed 24 Jul 2013
A British teenager who died after being stabbed in the chest while on holiday in Crete has been named.
Tyrell Matthews-Burton, 19, from Leyton, east London, was killed during a scuffle between nearly 30 people. Greek police have said they were also British.
A British man, also 19, has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing Mr Matthews-Burton, who was known as Sterling.
Seventeen other people have also been detained in connection with the incident, which took place in the resort of Malia in the early hours of yesterday.
4:30 pm, Tue 23 Jul 2013
Greek police say 18 British nationals have been arrested after teenager was fatally stabbed in the chest outside a bar in the popular resort of Malia.
The town of Malia in Crete is popular amongst young British tourists
Credit: Google Maps
The victim, also from the UK, died as he was being taken to hospital. Police believe nearly 30 British people were involved in the fight.
9:55 am, Tue 23 Jul 2013
A young British tourist was found fatally stabbed in the early hours after a brawl in the popular resort of Malia on the Greek island of Crete,
according to Greek news website Eleftherotypia.
Citing AFP news agency, it reports that the male victim, aged 19 or 20, was found at around 3am, after a fight involving up to 30 Britons.
A police source reportedly told AFP they were looking for a single attacker.
9:42 am, Tue 23 Jul 2013
A British man has been killed on the Greek island of Crete, the Foreign Office has said.
We can confirm the death of a British national in Malia, Greece on July 23.
We stand ready to provide consular assistance to the family.
– Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokesman
9:39 am, Tue 23 Jul 2013
A British man has been killed on the Greek island of Crete early today, the Foreign Office has said.
According to reports, the victim was 20-years-old and was stabbed in the chest outside a bar in the town of Malia, in the early hours of this morning.