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Boy, 10, bailed over OAP death

A 10-year-old boy arrested in connection with the death of a 79-year-old man in Leeds yesterday has been released on bail. A post mortem confirmed that a head injury suffered by Victor Hepworth was not the cause of his death.

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Boy arrested after elderly man found with head injury

A 10-year-old boy has been arrested over the death of an elderly man who was found with a head injury, police said.

Officers were alerted by an ambulance crew at 6.19pm yesterday after attending a 79-year-old man in Back Hill Top Avenue in the Harehills area of Leeds.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said a 10-year-old boy had been arrested in connection with the incident.The pensioner was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment but was pronounced dead a short time later.

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