Crime commissioner and MP to visit Gleadless Valley in wake of axe attack and murder

A South Yorkshire MP and the Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Billings will visit Gleadless Valley on Saturday in response to the murder and the axe attack of the past few days.

Friday, 15th April 2016, 5:40 pm
Updated Friday, 15th April 2016, 5:47 pm

PCC Alan Billings and Sheffield Heeley MP Louise Haigh will be at Newfield Library at 1.30pm before a walk-around the area to speak to residents.

The visit comes after an axe attack left a female police officer in need of surgery on Wednesday night - read up on that incident here: Sheffield man accused of attempted murder

Louise Haigh MP outside Parliament

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That came just days after a woman, aged 22, was killed on nearby Spotswood Close, Gleadless Valley - Sheffield murder victim named by police

The Star will be reporting on the PCC’s visit to the area on Saturday.

South Yorkshire PCC Dr Alan Billings
Louise Haigh MP outside Parliament
South Yorkshire PCC Dr Alan Billings