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Detectives investigating the death of a teenage boy in Kingsbridge are returning to the town tonight to appeal for information.
17-year-old Alex Peguero Sosa lived in the area. He was was found with fatal injuries at a bus stop in Prince of Wales Road in the early hours of last Sunday morning.
Officers are hoping to find out more tonight about what happened.
A 42-year-old man from Salcombe has been charged with murder and remains in custody.
Hundreds turned out for a vigil to honour Alex Peguero Sosa who was killed on Sunday morning in Kingsbridge.
Many came from the school where the 17 year old was taking A levels as well as several neighbours from his home village of Aveton Gifford. Some came from as far away as Gloucestershire where he went to boarding school on a footballing scholarship.
Hundreds turned out for a vigil to honour Kingsbridge schoolboy Alex Peguero Sosa who was killed on Sunday.
Many came from the 17-year-old's school, and from his home village of Aveton Gifford. Some came to release balloons over Plymouth Sound from as far away as Gloucestershire where he went to boarding school on a football scholarship.
Friends and relatives of a teenager killed in Kingsbridge on Sunday have gathered on Plymouth Hoe to remember him.
Alex Peguero Sosa died at a taxi rank in the early hours of Sunday morning. A 42-year-old man has been charged with his murder.
A vigil will begin on Plymouth Hoe this evening in memory of a teenager killed at a taxi rank in Kingsbridge.
Alex Peguero Sosa died in the early hours of Sunday morning. His death has had a big impact on the community. His family have organised the vigil, which starts at 7pm.
A 42-year-old man has been charged with the murder of 17-year-old Alex Peguero Sosa in Kingsbridge at the weekend.
Lee Dent of East Portlemouth near Salcombe remains in custody at Torquay police station and is due to appear before Torquay Magistrates’ Court in the morning.
A 22-year-old Kingsbridge man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and perverting the course of justice has been released on police bail until 28th July. pending further enquiries.
Two men are in custody tonight following the death of a teenager in Kingsbridge in South Devon.
17-year-old Alex Peguero Sosa died from a wound to the neck in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Tributes to the promising footballer have been growing all day, both at the scene and on social media.
John Andrews reports:
The father of the murdered Kingsbridge teenager Alex Peguero Sosa has told ITV News that he is heartbroken but also touched by the reaction of local people to the death of his son.
Alexis Peguero Sosa says he is still trying to find an answer to why this has happened.
Friends of 17 year old Alex Peguero Sosa the Kingsbridge Community College student who died following an incident in Prince of Wales Road having been paying tribute to him.
Flowers and written tributes have been left at the scene.
Police say that Alex sustained a serious wound to the neck which may have been caused by glass, possibly a bottle.
A 22-year-old man from Kingsbridge was arrested at 6.30pm yesterday (6 July) on suspicion of assisting an offender and perverting the course of justice. He remains in custody at Torquay police station.
A 42-year-old man from the Kingsbridge who was arrested on suspicion of murder remains in custody at Torquay police station.