Nottingham

Four boys arrested over fatal attack in Worksop

Bridge Street in Worksop
The area close to where the alleged assault took place will be closed for much of Sunday

Four teenagers have been arrested in connection with the death of a 40-year-old man in Worksop.

Nottinghamshire Police said he was assaulted in Bridge Street at about 19:30 BST on Saturday.

The man, who not yet been named, was taken to Bassetlaw District Hospital where he was pronounced dead and a murder investigation started. A post-mortem examination will take place.

Four boys, three aged 15 and one aged 16, are being questioned.

The area around the scene of the attack is currently cordoned off while forensic investigations take place.

Police said part of the pedestrianised Bridge Street are closed along with some of the shops.

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