Man still critical after attack in Sheffield city centre

A man knocked unconscious in an attack in Sheffield city centre last weekend remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Thursday, 27th June 2019, 12:29 pm
Updated Friday, 12th July 2019, 13:11 pm

The 41-year-old man suffered serious head injuries when violence flared outside Poundland on the corner of Castle Square and Arundel Gate at around 10pm on Sunday, June 23.

A man remains in a critical condition after an attack in Sheffield city centre

Two men were arrested over the attack and one – a 20-year-old – has since been released from police custody with no further action to be taken.

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A 26-year-old man was released under investigation.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 quoting incident number 898 of June 23.