Police have identified another attacker after a man was murdered in Parkgate, Rotherham.

South Yorkshire Police launched an investigation into the death of Dean Williamson, 45, who was found with fatal injuries in William Street on Tuesday 5 October.

Dean Williamson died in hospital after he was assaulted in Rotherham on Tuesday

Dean Williamson died in hospital after he was assaulted in Rotherham on Tuesday

Police said he was discovered at 1.10pm following reports of an assault taking place.

Mr Williamson was later taken to hospital where he died just three hours later. 

Yesterday, the force reported Kyle Martin, 22, of  Selwyn Street, Rotherham, was charged with Mr Williamson’s murder and he later appeared before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court.

A second man, Gareth Leech, 28, of Brameld Road in Swinton, has also been charged and is due before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Martin will appear before Sheffield Crown Court on Tuesday as the investigation continues.