Early indications suggest he had been a victim of an assault

According to reports in the press a man who was found with a blow to his head and a blooded face has died in hospital
It is understood the 48 year old victim who was from La Linea de la Concepción (Cádiz), but had spent years living  San Pedro Alcantara where he worked as a Draftsman was discovered in a busy street in avenida del Prado, in Nueva Andalucia at 9.45 on 1st Febuary
He was rushed by helicopter to the Carlos Haya hospital in Malaga but died a few hours later.
Police are investigating the possible assault

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