Bailed man accused of stabbing man in head in Sheffield street due in court next month

A bailed man accused of stabbing a man in his head in an attack in a Sheffield street is due in court again next month.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 29 April, 2019, 11:17

Bassan Khan, aged 19, has been charged with wounding with intent, possession of a bladed article, criminal damage and possession of a Class A drug over an incident in South View Road, Sharrow, on April 18 in which a 34-year-old man was stabbed in his head.

South View Road, Sharrow, Sheffield

Khan appeared at Sheffield Crown Court last week and was granted conditional bail until his case is heard at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday, May 23.

Detectives are linking the incident with an attack on Abbeydale Road in which two men, aged 18 and 26, were stabbed four days later.

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They are also linking it with an incident in Edgedale Road, Nether Edge, in which a gun was fired at a Sheffield councillor’s house in the early hours of Tuesday.

Shortly after the gun attack, the windows of a property in South View Road were smashed.

No arrests have yet been made over any of the other incidents.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 84 of April 23.