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DJ Tim Westwood: Saddest night in Malia

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.

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British teenager stabbed to death in Crete named

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.


18 arrests after fatal British brawl in Crete

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.

Tourist stabbed after 'mass brawl' outside bar in Malia

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.

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