Police investigate after man dies following alleged assault

The Saskatoon Police Major Crimes Unit is investigating after a 42-year-old man died yesterday following an alleged assault last month.

Incident took place in 3000 block of 20th Street

The Saskatoon Police Major Crimes Unit is investigating after a 42-year-old man died yesterday following an alleged assault last month. 

On June 18, officers responded to a report that two men were fighting inside a home in the 3000 block of 20th Street West. 

Police arrived on scene and discovered an injured man. He was taken to hospital for treatment with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening, police said. 

The 19-year-old male was taken into custody at the scene and charged with aggravated assault. Police said the men were known to each other. 

An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow.