Murder suspect arrested after fatal shooting of 23-year-old Sheffield man

Aseed Al-Essaie
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POLICE have this morning  arrested a 31-year-old Sheffield man in connection with the fatal shooting of Aseed Al-Essaie.

The 31-year-old was arrested today (Tues April 4) on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody being questioned.

Aseed Al-Essaie, 23, was shot at around 1.35pm on Saturday February 18 in Daniel Hill, Walkley.

He was taken to hospital, where he died a short time later.

A post-mortem examination concluded Mr Al-Essaie died as a result of a gunshot wound.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "The investigation continues and a number of people have previously been arrested and released on bail in connection with Mr Al-Essaie’s death.

"Police remain keen to hear from anyone who may hold information about this incident and ask that you call 101 or email quoting incident number 571 of 18 February 2017, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111."