Following an incident of assault in Windsor on Sunday morning (10/9) the victim has subsequently died in hospital.
Thames Valley Police has launched a murder investigation following the death of Mr Mohamed Rasheed, aged 50, who was from Wembley in London.
Officers are renewing their appeal for witnesses to the incident which led to Mr Rasheed’s death.
At around 2am on Sunday officers discovered Mr Rasheed lying in the service area at the bottom of Goswell Hill not far from a taxi rank. He was unconscious and was injured and being tended to by members of the public. He was treated at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford where he subsequently died yesterday (12/9).
If you were in the area of Goswell Hill or the service road nearby or Goswell Road at around 2am on Sunday then please come forward as you might have vital information for the investigation.
Detective Chief Inspector Ailsa Kent from the Major Crime Unit is leading this investigation. She said: “I know that the area where this incident occurred was busy at that time of night and that many people will have seen the altercation, perhaps even without realising the significance of what they were witnessing. If you were in the service area at the bottom of Goswell Hill between 0150 and 0210hrs on Sunday morning please contact the incident room as you may have information that is vital to the investigation
“Equally, if you were involved in any way with the incident I would urge you to come forward now.
“I am also keen to hear from drivers at the nearby taxi rank who may have dashcam footage and people who may have mobile phone footage of their night out which was taken in the specific area at that time.”
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call 101 and quote ref 929 11/9 or 115 10/9.
If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference '929 11/9 or 115 10/9', or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.