Six teenagers arrested over Harlow murder investigation

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Image caption The two Polish men were attacked by a group of teenagers outside take-away shops in The Stow, Harlow

A murder investigation has begun after a man died from head injuries following a "brutal" attack.

Two Polish men were beaten and knocked unconscious in The Stow in Harlow, Essex, at about 23:35 BST on Saturday.

One of them, a 40-year-old from the town died in hospital on Monday. The other man, aged 43, and also from Harlow, was treated and released.

Six teenage boys, all from Harlow, have been arrested in connection with the attacks.

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Five of the boys have been released on police bail until October, while a sixth boy, who was arrested after them, remains in custody.

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