Man arrested after double stabbing in Coventry nightclub

A young man who was stabbed to death in Coventry city centre has been named as Fidel Staples - the grandson of The Specials' Neville Staple.

Two men in their twenties were discovered in the early hours of the morning with stab wounds just minutes apart. 

Fidel was found with a stab wound to the stomach at Club M, a popular nightspot in the city. He died from his injuries this evening while the other remains in a critical condition.

A young man who was stabbed to death in Coventry city centre has been named as Fidel Staples - the grandson of The Specials' Neville Staple (pictured) 

A young man who was stabbed to death in Coventry city centre has been named as Fidel Staples - the grandson of The Specials' Neville Staple (pictured) 

Singer Neville, of the popular Coventry ska band, took to Facebook to announce the tragic news tonight. He said: 'We are truly devastated to announce the heartbreaking loss of my grandson Fidel (my daughter Melanie's son), who died today as a result of being attacked with a knife in the street'

Singer Neville, of the popular Coventry ska band, took to Facebook to announce the tragic news tonight. He said: 'We are truly devastated to announce the heartbreaking loss of my grandson Fidel (my daughter Melanie's son), who died today as a result of being attacked with a knife in the street'

The popular musician, who featured on famous hits including Ghost Town and Message to you Rudy had been due to play the main stage at Godiva Festival on Sunday afternoon with The Neville Staples Band. It is not known yet if the performance will go ahead (pictured 1979)

The popular musician, who featured on famous hits including Ghost Town and Message to you Rudy had been due to play the main stage at Godiva Festival on Sunday afternoon with The Neville Staples Band. It is not known yet if the performance will go ahead (pictured 1979)

A 23-year-old man arrested a short time after the attacks on suspicion of grievous bodily harm, remains in police custody tonight.

Singer Neville, of the popular Coventry ska band, took to Facebook to announce the tragic news tonight. 

He said: 'We are truly devastated to announce the heartbreaking loss of my grandson Fidel (my daughter Melanie's son), who died today as a result of being attacked

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