Man arrested in connection with Sheffield disorder

Officers investigating a reported attack and violent disorder in the Wicker area of Sheffield at the end of December have arrested a man in connection to the incident.

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of section 18 wounding with intent last night (Monday, 5 February) and currently remains in police custody.

At around 4.50am on Saturday 23 December officers responded to reports that four men had been attacked and suffered stab wounds on Walker Street in the Wicker area of Sheffield.

Prior to the attack, an incident was also reported to have occurred in Niche nightclub on the same street in which another man was attacked.

Last month, one man was charged with violent disorder and possession of an offensive weapon and two men were charged with violent disorder.

A 34-year-old man has also been arrested on suspicion of violent disorder and released on police bail as enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to report it via 101 quoting incident number 286 of 23 December. Anonymous information can also be given to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.