POLICE have named the man who died following a fight outside a Worsbrough home at the weekend.

42-year-old Shaun Ian Mason was taken to hospital after sustaining a serious head injury following the altercation outside a house on Manor Court, Genn Lane.

He sadly died in hospital on Sunday (June 18).

Detective Chief Inspector Steve Whittaker, said: “A forensic post-mortem examination carried out yesterday (Monday 19 June), found that Mr Mason died as a result of a head injury.

“We have a team of officers working to establish the exact circumstances surrounding his death and we are continuing to support to his family.“We remain keen to hear from anyone who was in the area on Saturday evening and who knows anything about what happened.

“If you can help, please call 101 or speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting incident number 1397 of 17 June 2017.”