Man with serious head injuries following assault in Sheffield dies

A 27-year-old man who suffered serious head injuries in an assault outside a shop in Sheffield earlier this month has died, it has been reported.

Monday, 23rd August 2021, 5:17 pm

An investigation was launched by police following reports that a man had been attacked outside the One Stop on Halifax Road in Parson Cross at around 9pm on Sunday (August 8).

The man suffered serious head injuries during the incident and was later taken to hospital, where he sadly died last Wednesday (August 18).

BBC reported that the post mortem carried out on Friday (August 20) was inconclusive, with further investigation required.

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The man last Wednesday and a post-mortem examination carried out on Friday proved inconclusive,.

Two men, aged 20 and 33, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following the incident remain on police bail.

A 27-year-old woman who was also arrested in connection with the incident has been released with no further police action.

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 143 of August 9.