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Man fatally stabbed in the heart while celebrating his 21st birthday at club

By Mason White 3:58 PM October 30, 2017
Sam Cook with his girlfriend Lottie Owen
Sam Cook with his girlfriend Lottie Owen
By: Tanya Clark  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

A young man who was celebrating his 21st birthday has died after being stabbed in the heart, according to police in the United Kingdom.

Merseyside police said that 21-year-old Sam Cook was stabbed in the heart during a brawl at the Empire club in Liverpool.

Officials have temporarily suspended the business license of Empire located on Seel Street.

Police confirmed that a number of people have been arrested and released pending further investigation following the murder of Cook on Saturday.

Two 20-year-old men, both from Anfield, were arrested on suspicion of murder and conditionally bailed to appear at a later date in court.

A 22-year-old man from Anfield was arrested on suspicion of murder and was released pending further investigation.

A 24-year-old man from Anfield, a 28-year-old man from Anfield, and a 21-year-old man from Tuebrook, were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and bailed to appear at a later date in court.

A 19-year-old woman from Walton, and a 19-year-old woman from Norris Green were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and released under investigation.

Detectives are also asking for anyone who was at the Empire Club on Saturday and took photos or videos, to hand them over for further investigation.