Police revisit Sheffield suburb after fatal shooting

Aseel Al-Essaie
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Police officers revisited a Sheffield suburb where a man was shot two weeks ago.

Two weeks to the day after Aseel Al-Essaie was gunned down in Daniel Hull, Upperthorpe, officers revisited the crime scene and surrounding streets looking for people who may have information on the killing.

Aseel was in a black Mercedes C-Class and had just arrived for a family gathering to celebrate his twin sister's engagement when he was shot in his chest in broad daylight.

He was rushed to hospital but could not be saved.

Officers handed out leaflets encouraging people with information to come forward.

A total of eight people - four men, two women and two teenage boys - have been arrested so far in connection with Mr Al-Essaie’s death and have all been bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information on the shooting on Saturday, February 18, should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.