Leeds & West Yorkshire

Teenager charged over Leeds street assault death

Police tape at scene
Image caption The incident happened on the street outside the Fibre nightclub

A 19-year-old man has been charged over the death of a man who was assaulted outside a Leeds nightclub.

The incident happened on Lower Briggate, outside the Fibre nightclub, on Friday evening.

The 43-year-old victim was taken to hospital where he died from head injuries.

West Yorkshire Police said a 19-year-old man had been charged with manslaughter and would appear before Leeds magistrates on Monday.

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