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Detectives are trying to piece together the events which led to the death of pensioner Victor Hepworth.
The 79 year old collapsed near his home in Harehills in Leeds on Sunday evening. He later died in hospital.
They are looking at the possibility that Mr. Hepworth collapsed following a row about children playing football in the street.
A 10 year old boy was arrested and questioned by police, but was later bailed.
A ten year old boy arrested by police investigating the death of a seventy-nine-year-old man in Leeds has been released on police bail. Victor Hepworth had suffered a head injury but a post mortem has revealed that it was NOT the cause of his death. Chris Kiddey reports.
A 10-year-old boy arrested in connection with the death of an elderly man in Harehills yesterday has been released on bail pending further enquiries.
A post mortem examination on the 79-year-old man who died following the incident in Back Hill Top Avenue has confirmed that his head injury was not the cause of death. Further medical examination is ongoing.
A ten year old boy is being held by police after the death of a seventy nine year old man at Harehills in Leeds. The man, named locally as Victor Hepworth, died in hospital after suffering head injuries. Chris Kiddey reports.
Neighbours have been speaking of their shock at the death of a seventy-nine-year-old man from Harehills in Leeds. He was taken to hospital with head injuries and died last night.
A ten year old boy has been arrested in connection with his death. Police have sealed off an alleyway at Back Hill Top Avenue as they continue their inquiries.
A 79-year-old man who died after suffering a head injury in Leeds has been named locally as Victor Hepworth. A 10-year-old boy was arrested following the incident.
Local residents told ITV News he was known as a 'gentleman' and a 'pillar of the community'.
A 10-year-old boy has been arrested over the death of a 79-year-old man who suffered a head injury in the Harehills district of Leeds, West Yorkshire police said.