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Man held over Northampton fatal attack on paratrooper

image captionRory McWilliams died a week after being attacked in Northampton

Detectives have re-arrested a man on suspicion of murdering a paratrooper who died in hospital a week after he was attacked in Northampton.

Rory McWilliams, 20, a medic and soldier, was assaulted in St Peter's Way car park on 6 February.

He received a brain injury and died on 12 February.

A 25-year-old man from Northampton, who had been arrested and bailed last week, is in police custody.

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