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SYP - Murder of Kevin Pokuta

The investigation into a fatal shooting in the Page Hall area of Sheffield on 12th December 2023 continues at pace.

Details of Incident

Kevin Pokuta, 19, died in hospital following a shooting on Tuesday the 12th of December. A post mortem examination revealed that he died as a result of a single gunshot wound.

To date, four individuals have been charged with offences linked to this incident and three of these have been charged with murder. A number of further arrests have also been made and suspects remain on Police bail. However, further offenders still need to be identified.

The Senior Investigating Officer DCI Tom Woodward, said
"Although significant progress has been made in this investigation with a number of arrests made and charges in connection to the murder, there are still further persons involved that we need to identify. We want to ensure each and every person responsible for any offences linked to this incident are identified and brought to justice. If you were in the area in the late evening of the 11th, or the early hours of the 12th and saw anything suspicious we would like to hear from you. If you have any footage such as dashcam, or any information at all that you think will help then please let us know."

“You can submit information to SYP via the Major Incident Public Portal, directly by calling 101 quoting incident number 19 of 12/12/23 or via crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111"



Contact Information

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who has information which may assist our investigation.


Information can be reported via the Major Incident Public Portal (MIPP). Digital Media can also be submitted via the MIPP, or by calling 101 and quoting incident number 19 of 12/12/23, directly to the investigation team 


Information can also be submitted anonymously via Crimestoppers.