Two arrested over ‘attempted murder’ in Canklow

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Two teenagers aged 17 and 18 have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after an 18-year-old man was reportedly stabbed.

Police received a call from hospital staff in Sheffield just before 12:20pm on New Year’s Day at 12.20pm stating that an 18-year-old man had presented with a stab wound to his buttock. 

The victim reported being assaulted on Rother View Road, Canklow, at about 7am that morning by two people.  


An 18-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy have since been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and remain in custody this afternoon (Thursday).

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 740 of 1 January 2020.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111.

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