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Sheffield shooting death: Three men arrested

Police officers and tape
Image caption Police were called to the scene of the shooting at Spital Hill in the early hours of Sunday morning

Three people have been arrested after a man was shot dead in Sheffield.

Emergency services were called to Spital Hill in the early hours after reports of a man being shot. He was taken to the Northern General Hospital but died soon after.

Police said the shooting happened at about 02:30 GMT. Officers are searching a row of shops and cafes in the area.

Most of Spital Hill and roads surrounding Burngreave are closed. Police are appealing for information.

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