Street attack victim dies

A MAN has died after being attacked in the street where he lived.

Ray Eden, of Moat Croft, Scawthorpe, died in Doncaster Royal Infirmary after sustaining serious head injuries in the assault.

The incident happened at around 7.30am on Friday. His condition deteriorated and he died on Monday evening, police said.

Luke Jolly, 24, of Moat Croft, Scawthorpe, appeared at Doncaster Magistrates’ Court on Monday charged with grievous bodily harm. Lawyers are expected to review the charge following Mr Eden’s death.

Police only released details about the incident this morning.