Suspect arrested over Sheffield knife attack was wearing stab vest

Three men '“ including one who was wearing a stab vest '“ were arrested after a knife attack in Sheffield city centre.

Wednesday, 31st October 2018, 05:43 am
Updated Wednesday, 31st October 2018, 05:53 am
Spice found on one of three men arrested over a stabbing in Sheffield city centre last night

South Yorkshire Police said the three men were arrested over a stabbing in which a man was knifed in his leg last night.

CRIME: Cannabis farm discovered in Sheffield suburb The man was taken to hospital for treatment but no other details on his condition have yet been released.

Spice found on one of three men arrested over a stabbing in Sheffield city centre last night

One of the three men arrested over the attack was found to be wearing a stab vest and was carrying spice and cash.

The men were arrested within an hour of the stabbing and remain in police custody this morning.

In a statement, South Yorkshire Police said: 'Once again, confirmation that low level drug use and supply can lead to more serious criminal activity with significant consequences. 'The three detained males will have a lot of explaining to do in the morning.'