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Kenilworth man dies from serious head injury following altercation

Editorial Correspondent 27th Sep, 2019 Updated: 27th Sep, 2019

A MANSLAUGHTER investigation has been launched after a man has died following an altercation in Kenilworth.

Police responded to the report of the incident outside a house in Hyde Road at 10.30pm on September 13.

The 66-year-old was taken to hospital with a serious head injury. He died in hospital on Saturday ( September 21).

An investigation has been launched to establish the full circumstances.

A 67-year-old woman from Kenilworth and 46-year-old man from Kenilworth were immediately arrested on suspicion of assault and released under investigation.

A post mortem has been conducted but further tests are required to establish the exact cause of death.

The deceased’s next of kin has been informed.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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