Man Stabbed to Death at Hideout Festival in Croatia
A British man has died as a result of stab wounds at Hideout Festival in Croatia, festival organizers announced Wednesday morning (June 27).
Police have confirmed that the victim, 26 years old, Ugo Wilson was unarmed at the time of the attack. Another man is currently in intensive care fighting for his life, a report from Sky News states.
The altercation that led to the stabbing started inside the festival's Kalypso club and eventually moved outside to Zrće Beach, where the attack occurred. Seven people have been arrested for involvement in the attack, according to local media.
Hideout released a statement on their Facebook page stating, "We are giving every assistance to the investigation and our thoughts and condolences are with the family and friends of the people affected. As always, we are working closely with the local authorities with the safety and security of everyone on site as our top priority. The Hideout Team."
The full statement can be read below.