Man is stabbed to death in mass knife brawl on Sheffield street that left three others injured
- A man was stabbed to death in a mass knife brawl in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
- Emergency services rushed to scene just after midnight after reports of violence
- The victim was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after arrival
- Three other men sustained ‘non life threatening’ injuries and are being treated
A man has been stabbed to death and three others were injured in a mass knife brawl following a ‘large scale disturbance’.
The victim was rushed to hospital with multiple stab wounds to his upper body, but was pronounced dead shortly after arrival.
Emergency services rushed to a suburb of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, shortly after midnight following reports of violence.
A man was brutally stabbed to death and three others were injured during a knife brawl on a residential street in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Emergency services rushed to the scene (above) in Sheffield shortly after midnight, following reports of violence and a ‘large scale disturbance’
The violence occurred after a ‘large scale disturbance’ broke out on the residential street.
Three other men sustained ‘non life threatening’ injuries and are currently receiving treatment.
The names and ages of the victims are not yet known.
South Yorkshire Police said there will be an increased police presence in the area for the rest of the weekend.
They are carrying out enquiries this morning and an investigation has been launched.
Police are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to come forward.
The victim was rushed to hospital with multiple stab wounds to his upper body, but was pronounced dead shortly after arrival
Three other men, whose name and ages are not yet known, sustained ‘non life threatening’ injuries and are currently receiving treatment
A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: ‘Just after midnight today police were called to reports of a stabbing on Horninglow Road in the Firth Park area of Sheffield.
‘A man was taken to hospital with stab wounds to his upper body but was sadly pronounced dead shortly after.
‘Three other men whose ages are not known sustained none life threatening injuries arising from the same incident and are receiving treatment.
‘Detectives are carrying out enquiries and an investigation is underway to ascertain the exact circumstances surrounding the incident.’
Anyone with information should call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 18 of August 8, 2020.