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Escaped honeymoon killer 'killed by Antigua police'

A man convicted of killing a young Welsh couple in Antigua has died after being shot by police during a prison escape attempt, according to media on the Caribbean island.

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Antigua honeymoon killer 'dies from gunshot wounds'

Avie Howell is thought to have escaped from jail by climbing over a 30ft wall. Credit: PA

A man convicted of killing a young Welsh couple in Antigua has died after being shot by police during a prison escape attempt, according to media on the Caribbean island.

The Antigua Observer said Avie Howell, who was injured when police recaptured him after he escaped from jail, died an hour after being caught this morning.

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