Devon

Brixham murder probe after man attacked twice in one night

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Image caption The victim was found fatally injured on Brixham Quayside

A man who was apparently attacked twice after watching an England football match has died of his injuries.

The 49-year-old, who has not been named, was attacked just before midnight on Thursday 28 June in Drew Street, Brixham.

Officers say there was another attack outside the Crown and Anchor Pub on Brixham Quayside later the same night.

The victim suffered serious injuries as a result of the attack and died in Derriford Hospital on Tuesday.

A man in his 20s was interviewed and released pending further enquiries.

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It was the same night England lost to Belgium in the final group match of the World Cup.

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