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Murder investigation launched in Wadsley area of Sheffield

An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following an incident in the Wadsley area of Sheffield in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called at around 2.35am following reports an 18-year-old man had been assaulted on Wadsley Lane, near to the junction with Braemoor Road, Sheffield.

He was taken to hospital with serious injuries, and later pronounced dead.

The man has not yet been formally identified but his family has been informed and are receiving support from police.

Motorists are advised that there are some road closures and diversions in place around Wadsley Lane.

Sheffield artist Pete McKee pays tribute to steelworkers

Sheffield artist Pete McKee has started work on a huge 14m x 5m piece of art on one of the new buildings at north Sheffield’s Fox Valley development.

The piece is being painted on one of the gable ends at the new retail and office development which is due to be officially opened on June 16th.

The piece is a tribute to the men and women who worked at the steelworks.

Fox Valley has transformed a 28 acre former steelworks site which neighbours the Tata steel plant in Stocksbridge.

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