SYP - MURDER OF KHURM JAVED
South Yorkshire Police investigation into the Murder of Khurm Javed. Public appeal for information.
Details of Incident
Detectives in Sheffield are appealing for witnesses after Mr Khurm Javed was shot in Sheffield on Saturday 10th April 2021.
Police were called by a member of the public at around 9.40pm, to reports that a man had been shot in the Clough Road area.
On arrival at the scene, officers discovered Mr Javed with life-threatening injuries consistent with a firearms discharge and he was later, very sadly, pronounced dead at the scene.
A second man, aged 31, suffered minor injuries consistent with a firearms discharge for which he received medical attention.
Mr Javed's family members continue to be supported by specially trained officers and have asked for their privacy to be respected at this very difficult time.
An investigation has been launched and the public are asked to provide any information which could help the investigation.
Detective Chief Inspector Michael Hakin, leading the investigation, said: "Officers have been carrying out extensive enquiries and investigating a murder following a firearms discharge in Clough Road, Sheffield. I am acutely aware that this incident may be distressing to the local community. Please be assured that we have deployed additional resources to the area, and our specialist team continues to carry out enquiries to locate those responsible. If you have any concerns please do speak to our officers out on patrol. They are here to help and support you."
Information can be provided via this portal or by calling 101 and quoting incident number 984 of 10 April 2021. You can also speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Dashcam footage can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the incident number in the subject line.
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If you would prefer to speak to someone, please contact the Major Incident Room on 01709 443507 (Not staffed 24hrs), or call 101 quoting incident number 984 of 10th April 2021. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via their website - www.crimestoppers-uk.org - or by calling their UK Contact Centre on 0800 555111.