Leeds man dies after assault

Matthew Welford
Matthew Welford

A 41-year-old man who was seriously injured in an assault in Garforth, Leeds, has died in hospital.

Matthew Welford, aged 41, from Garforth, was injured in an incident outside Garforth Country Club, in Aberford Road, on June 4.

Alexander John Frew, aged 43, of Hazelwood Avenue, Garforth, has been charged with Section 20 GBH in connection with the incident and is due to appear at Leeds Crown Court on June 20.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team on 01924 334679 or via 101.