Murder hunt after double attack night
A MURDER inquiry has been launched after a 21-year-old man who was assaulted on Tuesday evening died of his injuries.
Another man, aged 48, who was attacked yards away two hours later, is fighting for his life.
Police are linking the incidents, which happened in Bristol’s Fishponds area.
Three men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder remain in custody.
The 21-year-old was attacked at 6.50pm on Tuesday and died on Friday. Police are appealing for dash-cam footage.
Detective Inspector Mike Buck said: “This is tragic news. Our thoughts are with both families.”