Coventry & Warwickshire

Robert Bavington died after assault near Leamington Spa bar

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Image caption Robert Bavington, 28, died from his injuries after an attack outside Moo Bar, police said

A man who died after being assaulted outside a bar in Leamington Spa has been named by police.

Robert Bavington, 28, from Rugby, was taken to hospital with serious head injuries at about 01:00 BST on Sunday.

Two groups are believed to have been involved in an altercation outside Moo Bar on Russell Street.

A 30-year-old man from Birmingham was arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody, said Warwickshire Police.

Another man, also 30 and from Birmingham, has been released without charge.

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Image caption Warwickshire Police said the man who died was assaulted on Russell Street in Leamington Spa

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