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South Yorkshire Police investigation into the murder of Stafford Garner. Public Appeal for Information.

Details of Incident

South Yorkshire Police are conducting a murder investigation relating to the death of Stafford Wayne Garner. Aged 46 yrs.

On Thursday 2nd April 2020 emergency services were called to a property in Monsal Street, Thurnscoe, Barnsley following reports that a man had been seriously injured.

The victim identified as Stafford was immediately transported to hospital but sadly died three days later on Sunday 5th April 2020.

Detectives conducting this investigation are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything relating to this incident in the Monsal Street area between Monday 30th March and Thursday 2nd April 2020. Of particular significance is whether anyone saw or heard anything taking place during the course of the afternoon of Tuesday 31st March 2020. If you did or you hold any further information about how Stafford came to his death, please get in touch.

Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to someone please contact the Major Incident Room on 01709 443523 (not staffed 24hours) or 101 to report information quoting incident 494 of 02/04/20.
Alternatively, contact the independant crime fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or through their anonymous online form at