Murder suspect quizzed by detectives after shooting in Sheffield street

The scene of a fatal shooting in Sheffield
The scene of a fatal shooting in Sheffield
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A man arrested over a fatal shooting in Sheffield remains in police custody this morning.

The 30-year-old is being held on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder after Assel Al-Essaie, 23, was shot dead in broad daylight on Saturday afternoon.

Mr Al-Essaie died of a gunshot wound to his chest after an attack in Daniel Hill, Upperthorpe.

He had been attending a family celebration for his twin sister's engagement when he was shot.

He was rushed to the Northern General Hospital but could not be saved.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the shooting should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.