British personal trainer found dead on lawn of house in the Bahamas

Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. A British personal trainer has reportedly been found dead on a lawn at a property in the Bahamas. Father-of-one Dannie Lea, 29, from Stoke-on-Trent died last weekend, according to the local authorities who have given a statement to the Stoke Sentinel. The Royal Bahamas Police Force spokesman said: “Police have officially identified the male who was discovered dead on Sunday, May 19, at Port New Providence, as Dannie Lea, aged 29, of Great Britain.”An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of his death. Investigations are ongoing.”A former partner of Mr Lea described him as “kind and gentle”, speaking to MailOnline. A Foreign Office spokesman told The Telegraph: “Our staff are supporting the family of a British man following his death in The Bahamas, and are in contact with the Bahamian authorities. Our thoughts are  with them at this difficult time.”The exact details surrounding Mr Lea’s death remain unclear, with local media suggesting he was attacked before his body was discovered on the lawn of a home in the capital of Nassau.No arrests have been made.  read more