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Police name man who died at Athersley South house party

Monday August 24 2015

Adrian Fatchett Adrian Fatchett

POLICE have named the man who died after suffering a serious head injury at a house party in Athersley South on Saturday, August 22.

Adrian Fatchett, 52, suffered a head injury following an argument at a home on Highfield Avenue at around 8.20pm.

Officers and paramedics attended but Mr Fatchett sadly died.

A 17-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Senior Investigating Officer, Detective Chief Inspector Chris Singleton, said: “The investigation in ongoing and we are continuing to look into the cause of Mr Fatchett’s death.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident number 1172 of 22 August 2015.”

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Reply Posted by Steve on Monday August 24 2015 at 16:30
Adi was a part of The Cranberry community for a long time, jus a nice fella, a gentle giant

Reply Posted by Rob on Monday August 24 2015 at 19:22
adi was always a good laugh good times never forgotten fron a cran regular

Reply Posted by Robdought on Monday August 24 2015 at 20:36
What's the "Cranberry Community"

Reply Posted by Lee Cooper on Tuesday August 25 2015 at 12:11
Worked with the bloke off and on round uk and europe lost a mentor friend .sound bloke full stop

Reply Posted by Steve on Wednesday August 26 2015 at 12:20
The Cranberry Pub, Dodworth Road

Reply Posted by Steve on Sunday August 30 2015 at 16:08
Can someone inbox me when they have a date for the the funeral, thank