Sea of floral tributes at spot where young dad was killed in Sheffield

Flowers continue to be left at the spot where a young dad-of-three was stabbed to death on a Sheffield street.

Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 12:11 pm
Updated Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 12:16 pm
Floral tributes at the spot where Jarvin Blake was murdered

The sea of floral tributes at the junction of Brackley Street and Catherine Street, Burngreave, has grown daily since 22-year-old Jarvin Blake was killed two weeks ago today.

VIDEO: Police cordon in place after man is brutally attacked on Sheffield estateHe was knifed in his chest when violence flared at around 3.20pm on Thursday, March 8 in what police believe was a targeted attack.

CRIME: Sheffield boxer left for dead in road rage attackSouth Yorkshire Police said some people jumped out of a car and chased Jarvin and a friend before they were stabbed.

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POLICE: Man arrested over hoax bomb threats sent to schools in South YorkshireBoth men were rushed to hospital but Jarvin, from Gleadless, could not be saved.

Jarvin had three children under the age of five.

Four men - three from Sheffield and one from Rotherham - have been arrested on suspicion of murder and released while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.