Nicaraguan diplomat found with throat slit

The diplomat was participating in the opening of UN General Assembly in NY.

Updated: Sep 24, 2010, 12:16 PM IST

Washington: A Nicaraguan diplomat participating in the opening of the UN General Assembly in New York was found dead on Thursday with his throat slit, New York police said.
The 34-year-old, who was not named, was found dead Thursday morning in his South Bronx apartment by his driver, a spokesman for the New York Police Department confirmed.
A knife was found near the scene, the spokesman said. The man was believed to be on his way to the UN.