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Man arrested on suspicion of murder after 18-year-old dies following fight in Cambridge city centre

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Cambridgeshire police are treating the death as murder
Cambridgeshire police are treating the death as murder

Teenager was taken to Addenbrooke's after assault in the early hours

Police have arrested a 23-year-old on suspicion of murder after a teenager died following a fight in Cambridge city centre.

The 18-year-old man was assaulted in the early hours of Thursday (November 15) in St Andrew’s Street, outside the entrance to the Grand Arcade shopping centre.

He sustained a serious injury in the fight and was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge after 3am.

It was confirmed last night that the man, who has not yet been named, had died.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary said it is now treating the death as murder, and forensics teams have been on site.

A 23-year-old man from North London has been rearrested on suspicion of murder and has been released on conditional bail until December 11.

A 20-year-old man from Cambridge, who was arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm, has been released under investigation.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting incident 35 of 15 November or visit cambs.police.uk/report.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.

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