Police guard house where Sheffield man, 85, was stabbed to death

A house in Sheffield where a man, aged 85, was stabbed to death is under police guard this morning.

Friday, 14th September 2018, 8:38 am
Updated Friday, 14th September 2018, 8:47 am
A man was stabbed to death in his home in Orgreave Lane, Handsworth

Detectives launched a murder probe yesterday morning after an 85-year-old man, named locally as Alan Grayson, was found seriously injured in his home on Orgreave Lane, Handsworth.

A man was stabbed to death in his home in Orgreave Lane, Handsworth

He was treated at the scene for a stab wound but could not be saved and was pronounced dead a short time later.

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An 83-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Officers remain at the house this morning.