The victim of a serious assault that took place in North Somercotes on Sunday June 1 has died in hospital. Police have named the victim as Wayne Mark Jennings, 43, who lived in the village.
Officers involved in the investigation are currently in consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service in relation to the impact Mr Jennings’ death may have on current active proceedings.
Jareth Wadner, 25, of Louth Road in South Somercotes, was arrested following the incident. He appeared before Skegness magistrates on June 3, entering no plea.
He was granted conditional bail and will appear at Lincoln Crown Court on June 17.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 105 of June 1.