BREAKING: Police appeal for help tracing witness in Casey Kearney murder

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Detectives investigating the murder of Doncaster teenager Casey Kearney are appealing to the public to help trace potential witnesses.

Casey, aged 13, died in the Doncaster Royal on Tuesday, February 14 , after being found with stab wounds in Elmfield Park, Doncaster, at around 1.18pm that day.

South Yorkshire Police are trying to find the following people who were in Elmfield Park, Doncaster at or around the time of the assault.

The first two people were captured on CCTV. The man is white, about 6ft tall with brown unkempt hair and possibly in his early 20s. On the day, he was wearing light blue jeans, unlaced brown ankle boots and possibly carrying a bag.

He was with an older woman, who is white, about 5ft 2ins tall and of a slim build. She has either grey or blonde straight hair. She was wearing a black knee-length padded coat, black trousers worn over black boots, with a small heel. She could be related to the man.

Theywalked from the direction of the Salutation Pub towards Elmfield Park. They had previously walked towards town from the direction of the park at 12 noon.

Police would also like to trace a teenage couple who were sitting on a bench on the left hand side path within Elmfield Park. The male teenager was well spoken, had brown hair that was described as Justin Bieber style. His friend was female, also well spoken and had blonde hair.

Officers are seeking three other women from the same date. A white woman, with blonde hair, who was wearing a cream or camel coloured sheepskin coat, who was in the area of the park where Casey was being tended to.

The second woman is around 25-years-old and of a petite/medium build. She has mid-length brown hair and was wearing a black coat, which was a three quarter length and tied at the front. She also wore brown boots and a skirt.

The last woman was seen to walk away from the park. She was wearing a pink Barbour style coat with a pattern on the back, a pocket on the left breast and white and blue trousers.

Police are also seeking the identification of a man who was said to be leaning on the memorial outside Elmfield Parkon 14 February and fastening his shoelace. He was wearing a brown knee-length coat, trousers and shoes.

If you think you know any of the above people please call the incident room on 01709 443510.

Police are also interested in hearing from anyone who was in the vicinity of Elmfield Park and South Parade between 1pm and 1.45pm on Tuesday, 14 February. If you have any information or helped Casey and have not already spoken to the police, please call 01709 443510.