Man sustains head injury in attack near Sheffield KFC

The KFC in City Road. Picture: Google
The KFC in City Road. Picture: Google

A man sustained a serious head injury in an attack outside a KFC restaurant in Sheffield.

The 50-year-old man was walking down City Road close to the food outlet when he was reportedly assaulted on Tuesday, May 8, at 1.45pm.

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Police investigating the incident are now appealing for witnesses to come forward.

PC Thomas Hollands, who is leading the investigation, said: “City Road will have been busy with pedestrians and traffic around the time of the incident and I would urge anyone with any information to please report it.

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“I understand this may cause concern among the local community and I would like to offer my reassurance that we are currently pursuing a number of lines of enquiry .”

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Contact police with information on 101, quoting incident number 523 of May 8.