Attacked Man Dies

21 August 2013, 12:39 | Updated: 21 August 2013, 12:45

A 20 year old man who suffered serious head injuries in an attack in Kettering has died in hospital.

Northamptonshire Police have told Heart he was assaulted near the Euro Food Shop in Silver Street at 12.15am on Sunday 18 August 2013.

A post mortem examination was due to take place on Wednesday 21 August at Leicester Royal Infirmary.

Two men aged 22 and 29 who were arrested in connection with the attack have been released on bail pending further enquiries.

The investigation into what happened in the early hours of Sunday is continuing and police have told Heart they would like to speak to anyone who may have been a witness.

They would especially like to speak to anyone who may have helped the man immediately afterwards.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.