Teenager killed after attack on Sheffield estate died of 'stab wound to chest'

A teenager killed after being attacked on a Sheffield estate died as a result of a stab wound to the chest.

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 15:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 24th May 2018, 15:56 pm
Police at the scene in Woodhouse.

Police today formally identified the victim as 19-year-old Ryan Jowle who died in hospital hours after being stabbed on Tannery Close, Woodhouse, on Tuesday at 11.10pm.

An 18-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Specialist officers are providing support to Mr Jowle's family, who have asked for their privacy to be respected at this incredibly difficult time.

"At this time a number of cordons remain in place in the area, as detectives continue to gather evidence and establish the exact circumstances of the incident.