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Man charged in connection to Sheffield murder investigation

A police cordon was in place at the weekend. Photo: ITV Yorkshire

A 21-year-old man has been charged with murder after the death of a man in the Firth Park area of Sheffield.

Khalid Mokadeh, 21, of The Oval, Sheffield, will appear at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court today (Tuesday 12 September) charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

Mokadeh has been charged in connection to the death of a 31-year-old man who has now been named as Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori of Firth Park.

Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori died after being stabbed in Sheffield. Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Mr Al-Sarsoori received stab wounds during the incident at around midnight on Sunday 10th September in the Wensley Estate area of Sheffield.

He was taken to hospital where he died a short time later. Mr Al-Sarsoori’s family has asked that their privacy be respected during this difficult time.

Enquiries are ongoing and DCI Steve Whittaker, who is leading the murder investigation, has appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

  • If you have any have any information please report it via 101 quoting incident number 3 of 10 September 2017.