Boy arrested in connection to Firth Park stabbings

Date published: 19 September 2021 13:48
Dated: 19 September 2021 14:48:05
Officers in Sheffield have today (19 September) made an arrest in connection to a series of incidents in which two teenage boys were stabbed.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of assault. 

Police were called at around 3.30pm on Friday 17 September to reports of a disturbance around the Sicey Avenue area of Sheffield. Officers attended and discovered a 14-year-old boy with stab wounds to his hand and leg. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

A short time later, a second 15-year-old boy sought treatment for stab wounds to his arm and leg. He has since been discharged from hospital.

An investigation has been launched.

If you have any information which might help our officers, please call 101 quoting incident number 523 of 17 September.

Alternatively, you can stay completely anonymous by contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers via their website Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling their UK Contact Centre on 0800 555 111.
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