Murder investigation launched after 'suspicious death' in Sheffield

Police guard the scene in Sheffield Credit: Press Association

Police in South Yorkshire have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 32 year old man in Sheffield.

Emergency services were called to Fretson Green in the early hours of Saturday April 17th after reports a man had been seriously injured. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

HIs family have been told and are being supported by specialist officers.

Police are treating his death as suspicious and are appealing for witnesses.

Flowers laid at the scene where the 32 year old man lost his life Credit: ITV Calendar

Police patrols will be stepped up in the area and house to house enquiries and searches will take place.