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A man has died following an assault in Rochdale.
Police were called to Fleece Street in the early hours of Saturday morning after reports a man had been assaulted.
Officers found Wesley Clutterbuck, 19, from Whitworth, with serious head injuries. He was taken to hospital but his life support was switched off on Sunday afternoon.
Police think there was an argument between Wesley and another man, where Wesley was punched in the face and knocked to the ground.
A 20-year-old man, previously arrested on suspicion of assault, has been re-arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and remains in police custody for questioning.
Detective Inspector Andy Aston said:
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