It sounds like it might be an instance of a couple of competitive paterfamilias duking it out over whose urchin made the better barnyard animal or something, does it not?
One of the men was the stepfather of a child in the play. The other was his biological father.
Yeah, that’s a domestic disturbance in an exotic location.
Bonus points to the actual article writer, too, for making it sound like a double homicide.