Cambridge man in court on manslaughter charge after death of ‘beloved’ Christopher Frost, 31

PUBLISHED: 10:14 20 August 2018 | UPDATED: 10:35 20 August 2018

The Brook pub in Brookfields. Picture: Keith Heppell

The Brook pub in Brookfields. Picture: Keith Heppell

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Police called to reports of violence outside The Brook pub in Cambridge

Police at The Brook pub in Brookfields. Picture: Keith HeppellPolice at The Brook pub in Brookfields. Picture: Keith Heppell

A Cambridge man is to appear in court today charged with manslaughter.

It follows the death of a man who was assaulted outside a Cambridge pub on Friday night (August 17).

Police were called at 11.35pm to reports of violence outside The Brook in Brookfields, at the end of Mill Road.

Christopher Frost, 31, of Lode in Cambridgeshire, was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, but later died.

Christopher Frost died at Addenbrooke'sChristopher Frost died at Addenbrooke's

Dennis Hurworth, 31, of Nuns Way, Cambridge, has been charged with manslaughter.

He will appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court today (August 20).

In a statement Christopher’s family said: “The loss felt throughout our family is impossible to describe. We’re devastated by the loss of our beloved Chris.

“We ask that our privacy is respected as we continue to grieve. We would like to thank and commend both the police, and the staff at Addenbrooke’s Hospital for their incredible support and care.”

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