Family of Sheffield stabbing victim release picture

The family of a Sheffield man who died following an altercation in the Hillsborough area of Sheffield have released a picture of him.

Gavin Singleton, 31, was taken to hospital in the early hours of Sunday 23 September, after he was left injured following an altercation on Walkley Lane.

He remained critically ill in hospital but sadly died on Saturday morning (6 October).

A post-mortem examination carried out yesterday (Monday 8 October) concluded that Mr Singleton died as a result of a stab wound to the chest.

His family are being supported by specialist officers and have released a picture of Mr Singleton as they ask that their privacy is respected during this incredibly difficult time.

The investigation in to Mr Singleton’s death continues and a 24-year-old man, charged in connection, remains in police custody.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting incident number 16 of 23 September 2018.