Man remains in police custody following attack which left Sheffield woman fighting for life

A man wanted by the police over an attack which left a woman fighting for life remains in custody this morning.

Friday, 26th April 2019, 08:25 am
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 17:04 pm

Detectives investigating an attack on 23-year-old Britney Salim in her home in Fox Hill Crescent, Fox Hill, on Saturday, April 12, issued an appeal for information on the whereabouts of Shaka Williams.

A woman was left fighting for life after an attack in her Sheffield home

They said they believe the 31-year-old could hold vital information on the attack.

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A £1,000 reward for information on his whereabouts was offered by Britney’s family.

Britney, a mum-of-one, suffered broken ribs, internal bleeding, swelling on her brain, a broken jaw, facial fractures and a collapsed lung in the attack.

She has undergone surgery and blood transfusions during her time in hospital.

More to follow.