Cambridge Murder Inquiry Launched

16 November 2018, 12:10

Cambridgeshire Police, Parkside

A man who was assaulted in Cambridge in the early hours of this morning has died in hospital.

The 18 year-old was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge after suffering a serious injury in a fight outside the entrance to the Grand Arcade shops in St Andrews Street.
 
Police are now treating the death as murder and a 23 year-old man from North London, who was arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm, has been re-arrested on suspicion of murder.
 
A 20 year-old man from Cambridge remains in custody after being arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm.
 
Both men are at Parkside Police Station.
 
The incident was reported at 3.18am. A cordon put up outside the Grand Arcade in St Andrews Street has been removed.

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Friday update 16th November:

Police said this morning, the 23 year-old man had been released on conditional bail until December 11, and the 20 year-old man had been released under investigation.