Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man assaulted and killed in Sheffield

Police at Crowther Place
Image caption Police were at the scene of the assault

A man has died after being assaulted in Sheffield.

He was found by South Yorkshire police officers after they were called to Crowther Place at 12.45 BST to reports of an assault.

The victim was treated by paramedics at the scene, but died a short time later in hospital at the Northern General.

Police have sealed off the area, which includes parts of Abbeydale Road, and crime scene investigators are on the scene.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

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