Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Eastwood on Sunday
At approximately 9.30pm on Sunday evening (11th November) emergency services were called to a property on Denman Street, Eastwood following reports a man had been seriously injured.
A 26-year-old man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
The man has not yet been formally identified and a post mortem examination has not yet taken place.
Two people, a 32-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman from the Rotherham area, have been arrested on suspicion of murder and both are currently in police custody.
A spokesperson from South Yorkshire Police said that “A police cordon is currently in place on Denman Street, which is expected to remain in place for most of today 11th November.”
“This is to allow detectives to carry out enquiries to establish the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.”
Police are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious in the Denman Street area yesterday evening.
If you believe you have any information that could help police, please call 101 quoting incident number 800 of 10 November 2019. You can also give information anonymously to Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.
You can also provide information online via the Major Incident Public Portal here – https://mipp.police.uk/operation/14SY19C05-PO1