Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Police name fatal Sheffield flat stabbing victim

Jordan Hill Image copyright South Yorkshire Police
Image caption Jordan Hill died in hospital after being stabbed at his flat in Southey Avenue, Sheffield

A 21-year-old man who died after being stabbed at a flat in Sheffield has been named by police.

Jordan Hill was found seriously injured at the property in Southey Avenue, in the Longley area of the city, at 21:45 GMT on Thursday.

South Yorkshire Police said he was taken to hospital but died from his injuries later. A post-mortem examination revealed he died as a result of stab wounds.

The force has appealed for witnesses.

Det Ch Insp Victoria Short, who is leading the murder investigation, said Mr Hill's family had been left "devastated" by his death.

She said officers were keen to trace a silver car seen near to Mr Hill's flat between 21:00 and 22:00.

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