Whitwell assault victim died of natural causes

Posted on 25th July 2013

The man who was assaulted in Whitwell at the weekend died of natural causes a post mortem examination has revealed.

Karl Pendleton (39), who is from Worksop, was assaulted in a flat on Holmefield Road in the early hours of Saturday morning (July 20). His condition deteriorated on Monday and he died in hospital yesterday (Wednesday July 24).

A post mortem examination, which was carried out today by a Home Office pathologist, revealed that his death was not connected with the assault.


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