Man suspected of attempted murder after 20-year-old is stabbed in Sheffield city centre

A man, 30, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after another man, 20, was stabbed in Sheffield city centre this morning.

Wednesday, 9th June 2021, 2:59 pm

Police were called at around 11:30am on Wednesday 9 June to reports of a fight in Arundel Gate, Sheffield City Centre.

It is reported that a number of men were witnessed fighting, armed with a knife and a metal bar. The men then fled the scene.

Police attended the scene and a 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

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Police incident on Norfolk Street in Sheffield.
Police incident on Norfolk Street in Sheffield.

A 20-year-old man was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital via ambulance after suffering a serious stab wound. He remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Enquiries are ongoing and a cordon is in place in Norfolk Street whilst officers carry out their investigation.

If you have any information that might help our officers, please call 101 quoting incident number 359 of 9 June.

Police incident on Norfolk Street in Sheffield.