Murder suspects released without charge after death of Sheffield man hit by tram

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after a death in Sheffield city centre have been released without charge.

Thursday, 5th December 2019, 10:49 am

The men, aged 24 and 26, were arrested after Martin Rigg, 37, died following a collision with a tram on West Street in May.

It is believed that Mr Rigg was involved in an altercation before the collision.

He died in hospital four days later.

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Martin Rigg died after he was struck by a tram on West Street in Sheffield city centre

An inquest into his death is to be held early next year.