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British man found dead at four-star Florence hotel and partner suffers serious injuries | World news

A British man has been found dead in a four-star hotel in Florence, while his partner was seriously injured.

According to Italian media, the 40-year-old man was discovered Saturday morning in the Hotel Continentale after staff alerted police.

He is said to have arrived in the Italian city on Friday night with the 43-year-old woman who is thought to be his partner.

Local police and forensic teams were spotted in the luxury hotel, which is a short walk away from the Italian city’s famous Florence Cathedral.

The local newspaper La Nazione reports that screams had come from her room, causing staff to raise the alarm.

The woman is being treated at the city’s Careggi Hospital.

A spokesman for the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office said: “We are in contact with the Italian police following the death of a British man in Florence.”

British man found dead at four-star Florence hotel and partner suffers serious injuries | World news

Source link British man found dead at four-star Florence hotel and partner suffers serious injuries | World news

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