VIDEO: Man arrested in connection with murder of Sheffield father-of-three released on bail

A man arrested on suspicion of murdering Sheffield father-of-three Jarvin Blake has been released on bail.

Thursday, 15th March 2018, 7:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th March 2018, 7:25 pm
Jarvin Blake.

The 26-year-old, of Southey Green, was brought in for questioning by police late on Wednesday night and was released on bail pending further enquiries earlier today.

READ MORE: Man arrested over fatal stabbing in Sheffield streetA 24-year-old Pitsmoor man arrested on suspicion of murder, attempted wounding and perverting the course of justice, was released on bail earlier this week.

Jarvin Blake.

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Another man, aged 25 and from Sheffield, arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted wounding was also earlier bailed.

Jarvin, aged 22, of Gleadless, was stabbed to death during an incident at the junction of Brackley Street and Catherine Street, Burngreave, at 3.20pm on Thursday, March 8.

READ MORE: Sheffield knife attack victim discharged from hospitalHe was rushed to hospital but died as result of his injuries. A post-mortem examination concluded he died of a stab wound to the chest.

A 23-year-old man also injured during the attack was taken to hospital. He has since been released.

Jarvin Blake.

READ MORE:Appeal for dashcam footage in investigation into murder of Sheffield dad Jarvin BlakeIt is believed an unknown number of persons pulled up in a car before chasing after Jarvin and the other man and stabbing them.

Anyone with information should call the major incident team on 01709 443528 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.