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Hedley Concert Beating: Jason Patrick Foster Was Beaten To Death At B.C. Show

02/22/2012 09:33 EST | Updated 04/23/2012 05:12 EDT
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. - A former Manitoba man has been identified as the person was suffered a fatal beating at a music concert in Dawson Creek, B.C., on Valentine's Day.

The RCMP say 28-year-old Jason Patrick Foster and a friend were attacked by three other men at the Hedley concert at the Encana Event Centre Feb. 14.

Police say the fight continued into the men's washroom until another man intervened to break it up.

Foster was found unconscious and died later in hospital.

The three suspects were arrested but later released and police say charges are pending.

They say Foster had been living in the Fort St. John, B.C., area but was originally from Manitoba.