Police cordon off crime scene in east Rotherham

Police have cordoned off a street in the Eastwood area in the east of Rotherham after one man was found dead and a second man seriously injured.

The alleged attack took place in the east of Rotherham, South Yorkshire
The alleged attack took place in the east of Rotherham, South Yorkshire around 2pm Credit: Google Maps
Grosvenor Road has been cordoned off and is being treated as a crime scene
Grosvenor Road has been cordoned off and is being treated as a crime scene Credit: Google Maps

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Shopkeeper death murder probe

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found dead and a second seriously injured in Rotherham. A police statement said the incident followed "sightings of a man brandishing a machete in Eastwood and Rotherham town centre".