Teenager dies after sports club incident

Adam Hale, PA
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A 17-year-old has died after reports of a stabbing at a sports club in Gloucestershire.

Police said the teenager – who has not been identified – died overnight following the incident on Friday afternoon at Cam Sports Club in Dursley.

The 17-year-old had been taken to Southmead Hospital in Bristol with a suspected stomach wound.

On Saturday, Gloucestershire Police said two 15-year-old boys previously arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and a 20-year-old man have now been further arrested on suspicion of murder with custody extensions granted.

A police spokesperson said: “Our thoughts are with the victim’s family and friends at this sad time.

“They are currently being supported by specialist officers.”