The Bermuda Police has confirmed the death of a 15-year-old Bermudian, who was stabbed to death in Britain on Thursday.

Samuel Baker was killed in an incident in South Yorkshire and the Bermuda Police Service is working with the UK authorities in the investigation.

A BPS spokesman said: “The Bermuda Police Service extends our condolences the family and friends of the deceased.”

Meanwhile, Shadow Minister of National Security, Michael Dunkley said: “We were devastated to rise this morning [Friday] and learn of the fatal stabbing of a young Bermudian in the UK last evening on May 24th.

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this most difficult time.
“Today, as Bermudians on island and overseas celebrate and share our pride as Bermudians let us also share a prayer for the grieving family and ask for God’s comfort.”