Murder Investigation: Derby

5 January 2015, 10:25 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

A murder investigation has started in Derby after the death of a man who was assaulted on Friday.

The 71-year-old was attacked while out with his friend walking her dogs.

The assault happened between 12.15am and 12.30am on Friday January 2 on the junction of Mercian Way and Gerard Street

The victim died at the QMC this morning after being treated for head injuries.

A 22-year-old man from Forman Street in Derby was arrested on Friday afternoon and charged yesterday with causing grievous bodily harm and common assault.