Leeds & West Yorkshire

Gerard Adeshida death: Man charged with manslaughter

Gerard Adeshida Image copyright West Yorkshire Police handout
Image caption Gerard Adeshida died in hospital on Sunday

A man has been charged with manslaughter over the death of a 37-year-old man in Leeds.

Gerard Adeshida, from Beeston, was assaulted in Lady Pit Lane, near St Francis of Assisi Primary School, at about 18:00 BST on Saturday.

West Yorkshire Police said he had received a head injury and died in hospital on Sunday.

The force said a 27-year-old man is due to appear before Leeds Magistrates' Court later.

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