Man due in court over stabbing and robbery in Sheffield suburb

A man is due in court today over a stabbing and robbery in a Sheffield suburb.

Awill Ahmed, aged 24, of Sicey Avenue, Shiregreen, has been charged with robbery, wounding with intent and possession of an offensive weapon.

Man charged over stabbing and robbery in Sheffield suburb

Man charged over stabbing and robbery in Sheffield suburb

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He was arrested after a taxi driver was robbed on Spital Hill, Burngreave, at 7.20am yesterday and a man was stabbed on nearby Gower Street at 8.40am that morning.

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The 38-year-old stabbing victim was treated for a slash wound to his chest and has since been discharged from hospital.

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Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.