An investigation has been launched after a man’s body was found inside a property in the Gleadless area of Sheffield on Friday (December 15) following a report of an assault.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a police cordon is in place. A 39-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of assault and remain in custody at this time.

South Yorkshire Police said: “We were called to reports that a man had been assaulted on Ironside Walk in the Gleadless area. Officers attended and a man’s body was found inside a property on the street at around 1.30pm this afternoon.

Read more: Friends star Matthew Perry death ruled accident from ‘acute effects of Ketamine’

“An investigation has now been launched as we work to ascertain the exact circumstances which led to the man’s death. His death is currently being treated as unexplained.

“A scene is in place on Ironside Walk, and is likely to remain in place into tomorrow (December 16). The force has made a self-referral to the Independent Office of Police Conduct in line relation to the incident.

“If you have any information which could assist us, we ask you pass it on via our new online live chat our online portal or by calling 101. Please quote investigation number 14/219145/23 when you get in touch.”

Get breaking news in Yorkshire straight to your phone



Get all the latest big and breaking Yorkshire news straight to your mobile via WhatsApp by clicking here.

If you don’t like our community, you can leave any time. We also treat members to special offers, promotions, and adverts from us and our partners. Read our privacy notice here.


Read More: World News | Entertainment News | Celeb News
Yorkshire

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

How Will Smith Stole Questlove’s Oscar Thunder

Like most celebrities that were in attendance, Questlove was taken aback by…

Sandra Grant Bennett: All about Tony Bennett’s Second Wife and Their Divorce That Took Almost 30 Years

Sandra Grant Bennett, Tony Bennett’s wife, has revealed the circumstances surrounding her…

7-Year-Old Tennessee Girl Gets Paralyzed – She Refuses to Give Up and Keeps Smiling

A little girl and her older sister were enjoying a day of…