Armed police spotted on Sheffield street in bid to locate wanted man

Armed police were deployed to a street in a Sheffield suburb to help colleagues from another force search for a wanted man.

By Claire Lewis
Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 8:15 am

A number of specialist armed officers were seen in Staveley Road, Sharrow, on Monday.

Explaining the presence of the officers, South Yorkshire Police said: “Officers attended an address in Staveley Road, Sheffield, to assist with enquiries that were underway to locate a man believed to be wanted by another force.

“Officers searched the area but no arrests were made.”

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Armed police were deployed to Staveley Road, Sharrow, to help officers from another force search for a wanted man (Photo: Getty)

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