Shopkeeper found dead in Rotherham

The man who was found dead in a residential street in Rotherham was a shopkeeper, the Press Association reports citing South Yorkshire Police.

Police said a second man, who was seriously injured, has been taken to hospital where he is undergoing treatment.

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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".