Injured Chatham man's death sparks murder investigation
A man who was critically injured in a "disturbance" involving several people has died in hospital, sparking a murder investigation.
Michael Tierney, 33, was found with serious head injuries in Haig Avenue, Chatham at about 22.55 BST on Tuesday.
Police believe he was attacked during a disturbance in Glencoe Road and Magpie Hall Road, minutes earlier.
A 26-year-old local man, who was initially arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, remains in custody.
Kent Police have also held a 27-year-old woman, also from the town, on suspicion of assisting an offender.
Det Insp Ivan Beasley said: "This is now being treated as a murder investigation and I would like to reiterate that we are appealing for information."