Heartbroken twin says brother was ‘loved by so many people’ after fatal Sheffield stabbing

The sister of a young man stabbed to death in Sheffield has paid tribute to her beloved twin.

Thursday, 2nd January 2020, 3:34 pm

Isaiah Edward Usen-Satchell, aged 18, was killed when violence flared on St Aidan’s Road, Norfolk Park, in the early hours of yesterday.

He was taken to hospital but medics were unable to save his life and he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Three men, two aged 18 and one aged 20, were arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody today.

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Isaiah, from Norfolk Park, was a student at Leeds Trinity University.

His heartbroken sister, Iman Anne Usen-Satchell, paid tribute to him today.

She told The Star: “He is loved and missed by his family.

“All of his best friends and family members were by his side the day he left.

“No-one ever expected him go go to university but he did.

“He was loved by so many people.”

In a Facebook post last night, she said: “It’s so satisfying and relieving to know that he touched so many people’s lives and that so many people genuinely love him and feel the same heartache as his close family do.”

A huge police cordon remains in placed in Norfolk Park today, with officers guarding the crime scene while further enquiries are carried out.

Anyone with information about the incident should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 458 of January 1, 2020.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted on 0800 555111.