BREAKING: 25-year-old man murdered in Doncaster

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Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a 25-year-old man collapsed after an ‘altercation’ in Bentley, Doncaster.

South Yorkshire Police have arrested an 18-year-old man.

A police statement said: “Emergency services were called in the early hours this morning to the Broughton Avenue area.

“Officers understand the man attended The Drum public house yesterday evening on Watch House Lane, a short distance from Broughton Avenue, where the 25-year-old is believed to have been involved in an altercation.

“Police are continuing enquiries in Bentley as detectives investigate the circumstances that led to the man’s death.

“An 18-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody assisting officers with enquiries.”

Anyone with information that could assist the police investigation is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 62 of Sunday 26 August, or alternatively call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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