Teenager dies after Addlestone park assault
- 27 August 2013
- From the section Surrey
A murder investigation has been launched after a 17-year-old boy died following an assault in Surrey.
The teenager was attacked in a park near Burleigh Road in Addlestone at just after 16:00 BST on Monday.
The boy from Chertsey suffered serious head injuries and was taken to St George's hospital in London, where he died on Tuesday afternoon.
Another 17-year-old boy from Chertsey has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.
The victim has not been formally identified and a post-mortem examination is due to be held on Wednesday.