Man arrested over ‘unprovoked assault’ in Sheffield city centre

A man has been arrested on suspicion of carrying out an ‘unprovoked assault’ in Sheffield city centre last night.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 06 April, 2019, 18:40
Police were called out to a disturbance in Parson Cross this afternoon

Officers from the Broomhall Team arrested the alleged offender, and hope city centre CCTV will assist in the investigation.

A spokesman said: “The Broomhall Team are on Saturday night city centre patrols.

“One male is under arrest for an unprovoked assault.

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“Thanks to the quick response from the city centre cctv, the team are now starting an investigation

“The only arrest from the city centre night time revellers so far.”

Anyone wishing to report a crime should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.