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Assel Al-Essaie death: Man charged over fatal shooting

Assel Al-Essaie Image copyright South Yorkshire Police
Image caption Assel Al-Essaie, 23, died in February from a gunshot wound to the chest

A man has been charged with assisting an offender by police investigating the fatal shooting of a 23 year old.

Assel Al-Essaie died in hospital after being shot in the chest in Daniel Hill, Walkley, Sheffield, on 18 February.

Matthew Cohen, 29, from Oughtibridge, is due to appear at Sheffield Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

Two men from Nottinghamshire, aged 25 and 35, who were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender have been released on police bail.

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