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South Yorkshire Police are currently investigating the Murder of Fatjon ORUCI that occurred in the early hours of Saturday 1st January 2022 in the Clifton area of Rotherham.

Details of Incident

South Yorkshire Police are conducting a murder investigation relating to the death of Fatjon ORUCI, Aged 22yrs.

During the early hours of New Year’s Day, Saturday 1st January 2022, emergency services were called to a large disturbance that took place in the area of Badsley Moor Lane and Badsley Street, Clifton, Rotherham.

A short time later a further call to the emergency services related to a male found lifeless on Doncaster Road, East Dene, Rotherham. This male was in fact Fatjon Oruci who was pronounced deceased at this location.

Officers are keen to speak with anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, between 23.00hrs on Friday 31st December 2021 and 02.00hrs Saturday 1st January 2022 in the area of either location, Badsley Moor Lane, Rotherham or Doncaster Road, Rotherham.

Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to someone, please contact the Major Crime Unit Incident Room on 01709 443523 (Not staffed 24hrs) or call 101 to report information quoting incident 35 of 01/01/2022.

Alternatively, contact the independent crime fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymous on 0800 555111 or through their anonymous online form at