Man dies following city centre ‘assault’

A man has died following an incident in Sheffield city centre last night.

The 42-year-old man died in hospital this morning following an incident at around 11.50pm on Friday close to to the junction of West Street and Eldon Street.

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Police were called to the scene following reports of an assault and a 24-year-old man was arrested and is currently in police custody.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident number 1315 of 5 September 2014. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.