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Rock-hurling thieves ransack Division Street shop

Rock-hurling thieves ransack Division Street shop

Thieves hurled a large rock through the front door of a Division Street store and then returned three times to steal items. Balance, which describes itself as a lifestyle shop and sells smoking paraphernalia, was broken into on 13 April 11.30pm. The thieves used the...

Man sentenced to 17 years after strangling Woman

Man sentenced to 17 years after strangling Woman

A man has been jailed for 17 years after he murdered a woman last year. David Bestwick,60, was sentenced for strangling Maria Howarth, 44, in early September. Bestwick alerted the police to the murder in the early hours of 6 September. Police arrested him on the scene...

Food banks under increasing pressure in Sheffield

Food banks under increasing pressure in Sheffield

A Sheffield foodbank has seen demand nearly quadruple during lockdown as it rushed to feed the city's families during the pandemic. in the first six months of the pandemic S6 Foodbank distributed 2,600 food parcels to children each day. Lockdown has sparked a surge in...

Police seek man over assaults on ambulance staff

Police seek man over assaults on ambulance staff

An arrest warrant has been issued for a Sheffield man, in connection with assaults on emergency service workers. Patrick Doherty, 51, from Sheffield, is wanted in connection with investigations into assaults on emergency service workers from Yorkshire Ambulance...

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