Man due in court over McDonald’s machete attack in Sheffield

A man is due in court today over a machete attack outside McDonald’s in Sheffield city centre.

Tuesday, 9th April 2019, 8:13 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th April 2019, 10:18 am

Daouda Sy, aged 21, of Wensley Street, Grimesthorpe, is charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and possession of a machete without lawful authority following an incident outside McDonald’s on High Street in which a 47-year-old man was injured on January 31.

Sy is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court for a case management hearing.

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Police officers outside McDonald's in Sheffield city centre after a man was attacked in January

He has not yet entered a plea to the charges.