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‘Two men stabbed in Sheffield suburb’

Two people were stabbed in a series of attempted car thefts in a Sheffield suburb.

Eyewitnesses said two men suffered stab wounds following the incidents in Aston and Swallownest at around 10pm on Sunday.

McColl's, Worksop Road, Aston. Picture: Sam Cooper/The Star

McColl's, Worksop Road, Aston. Picture: Sam Cooper/The Star

A police cordon was in place around the car park of McColl’s Convenience Store, on Worksop Road.

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It comes after a man was stabbed to death in an attack outside the cinema at Sheffield’s Valley Centertainment on Friday.

Fahim Hersi, 22, from Broom, died of a single stab wound to his chest.

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A 21-year-old man remians in police custody.

A police investigation is also continuing into a double stabbing in Hillsborough in the early hours of Sunday.

Scott Fauvel, a 29-year-old father-of-three, was stabbed along with a friend in Walkley Lane shortly after they left the The Rawson Spring pub on nearby Langsett Road.

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The Star has contacted South Yorkshire Police for more information on the incidents in Aston and Swalownest and is awaiting a response.