Killer who stabbed Sheffield man still walking the streets

The killer of a man stabbed to death in Sheffield over six months ago is still walking the streets.

By Claire Lewis
Friday, 01 March, 2019, 09:32

Kavan Brissett, aged 21, was knifed in his chest in an alleyway off Langsett Walk, near Upperthorpe, last August.

CRIME: Fears over number of children recruited into gangs – with over 50 criminal groups operating in South Yorkshire He underwent emergency surgery as medics battled to save his life but he died in hospital four days after the attack.

Ahmed Farrah is wanted for questioning over the murder of Kavan Brissett in Sheffield

Detectives investigating the stabbing want to speak to 30-year-old Ahmed Farrah, who they believe could hold vital information about the stabbing.

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Farrah, who has links to Broomhall and is also known as Reggie, is said to know he is wanted for questioning but is actively evading arrest.

Kavan Brissett was stabbed to death in Sheffield last August

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and three boys - two aged 17 and one aged 16 - were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to rob following the murder but were not charged.

A Crimestoppers reward of £5,000 is available for information leading to Farrah’s arrest but anyone who spots him should call 999 immediately.