Sheffield murder probe: post-mortem confirms victim died from stab wounds

A young Sheffield dad died from stab wounds, a post-mortem has confirmed.

Saturday, 25th March 2017, 1:48 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th March 2017, 10:36 am
Forensic officers at the scene of the fatal stabbing

Jordan Hill, aged 21, was found injured in a flat in Southey Avenue, Longley, where he lived, on Thursday night.

He was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead, and a murder inquiry is underway.

Floral tributes to Jordan Hill

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Police today said a post-mortem carried out yesterday evening concluded he had died as a result of stab wounds.

Detectives also appealed for information about a silver car seen in the area on Thursday between 9pm and 10pm, as they seek to piece together the events of that tragic night.

Floral tributes have been left close to the scene and people have also paid their respects online to Jordan, who has been described as a 'nice young lad' and a big Sheffield Wednesday fan.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or email [email protected], quoting incident number 1125 of March 23. You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

Jordan Hill
Floral tributes to Jordan Hill
Jordan Hill