Nollamara: man injured in St Albans Rd incident dies in hospital

CHARGES may be upgraded after an Ashfield man died in hospital yesterday from “serious” chest injuries sustained while at a Nollamara home last Friday .

Mirrabooka detectives charged a 52-year-old Northbridge woman with grievous bodily harm last week but a police spokesman said charges may be upgraded pending results from the post mortem.

Major Crime Squad detectives will take on the investigation after the 37-year-old man died in Royal Perth Hospital.

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The accused and the 37-year-old male victim were both guests at a St Albans Road residence at the time of the alleged incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, or who saw or heard anything suspicious in the St Albans Road area between 9am and 10am on Friday April 7, can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online.