Family and friends say final farewell to Sheffield murder victim at funeral

Friends and relatives of a Sheffield man stabbed to death on a city estate paid their respects to him at his funeral.

Thursday, 19th September 2019, 09:19 am
Updated Thursday, 19th September 2019, 15:46 pm

Lewis Bagshaw, aged 21, was found seriously injured in Piper Crescent, Southey, at around 10.15pm on Sunday, July 21.

It is believed he may have staggered into the street to seek help after being attacked elsewhere.

Lewis Bagshaw was stabbed to death

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Lewis was taken to hospital with stab wounds to his chest but could not be saved.

He was buried at Shiregreen Cemetery yesterday.

A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with murder and is remanded in custody pending his trial.

Anyone with information about the incident should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 1,085 of July 21.

Crimestoppers can be contacted, anonymously, on 0800 555111.