Man dies after assault in Sheffield

A MAN, aged 42, has died in hospital this morning after an incident in Sheffield city centre last night.

Detectives said a 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident which happened at around 11.50pm last night.

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Officers from South Yorkshire were called to reports of an assault at the junction of West Street and Eldon Street.

The arrested man is currently in police custody, a spokesman for the force said.

Anyone with any information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.