Man dies at hospital after being punched in head - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Man dies at hospital after being punched in head

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A man was punched in the head at the American Legion on Long Avenue Friday night. A man was punched in the head at the American Legion on Long Avenue Friday night.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

An assault case is now a death investigation after the victim died at the hospital.

Police said the victim, David Lee Turner, was punched in the head, causing him to bleed from the left ear.

The assault happened at the American Legion on Long Avenue around 11 p.m. Friday.

Turner was taken to Huntsville Hospital where he died Sunday. The coroner said an examination is underway to determine a cause of death.

Huntsville Police continue to investigate and no one has been charged at this time.

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