Police probe continues after man is detained over terrifying attacks on buses and cars in Sheffield

A police probe is continuing this morning after a man went on the rampage in a Sheffield suburb – crashing into cars and smashing bus windows with a sledgehammer.

Monday, 22nd July 2019, 06:54 am
Updated Monday, 22nd July 2019, 06:54 am

South Yorkshire Police launched a manhunt on Friday after terrified witnesses dialled 999 to report a man crashing into cars and attacking buses.

A man was detained on Saturday over collisions and attacks on buses in Sheffield on Friday afternoon

There were incidents of criminal damage, collisions and erratic driving reported on Attercliffe Road, Abbeydale Road, Boston Street and London Road.

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A 49-year-old man was detained by officers on Saturday.

The police investigation into the incidents is continuing today.