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Gang of youths attacked and killed Denaby man in alleyway, court told

Gang of youths attacked and killed Denaby man in alleyway, court told

Wed 24 Feb 2021

A GANG of children and young adults carried out a brutal attack on a vulnerable and helpless disabled man in a dark alleyway, a court has heard.



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  • Firemen battle huge tyre blaze

    Firemen battle huge tyre blaze

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    FIRE crews are tackling a huge tyre blaze on at a former recycling plant in White Lea Grove, Mexborough.

  • Witness plea over failed cable theft

    Witness plea over failed cable theft

    By Phil Turner on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    POLICE are appealing for help to track down thieves who stole cable from the side of a railway line but went away empty-handed after leaving it behind.

  • VIDEO: Friends mourn lake victim Phillip Law

    VIDEO: Friends mourn lake victim Phillip Law

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 24 Jun 2010

    FRIENDS of tragic teenager Phillip Law gathered at the side of the lake where he drowned yesterday to remember their pal.

  • Face of Manvers drowning victim

    Face of Manvers drowning victim

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 24 Jun 2010

    TRIBUTES have been paid to teenager Phillip Law, who drowned while swimming in Manvers Lake yesterday.

  • Robber hunted after stunt bike stolen

    Robber hunted after stunt bike stolen

    By Phil Turner on Thu 24 Jun 2010

    POLICE have released a CCTV still to help track down a youth who stole a stunt bike worth hundreds of pounds from a 13-year-old boy in Kimberworth.

  • Blaze destroys Meadowhall units

    Blaze destroys Meadowhall units

    By Phil Turner on Thu 24 Jun 2010

    FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a large blaze which tore through industrial units near Meadowhall.

  • VIDEO: Rawmarsh boy found dead in lake

    VIDEO: Rawmarsh boy found dead in lake

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 23 Jun 2010

    RESCUERS have pulled a body of a teenage boy from the waters at Manvers lake.

  • Witness plea over knifeman

    Witness plea over knifeman

    By Phil Turner on Tue 22 Jun 2010

    WITNESSES are being sought by police after a man was threatened with a knife outside a Goldthorpe supermarket.

  • Motorcyclist dies after smash

    Motorcyclist dies after smash

    By Phil Turner on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    A MAN has died after his motorcycle was in collision with a car in Edlington on Sunday evening.

  • Ha ve your say on Rotherham crime

    Ha ve your say on Rotherham crime

    By Michael Upton on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    POLICE bosses want Rotherham folk to have their say about policing in their area.

  • Did you see Transit van sex pest?

    Did you see Transit van sex pest?

    By Phil Turner on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a van driver exposed himself to a 62-year-old woman.

  • Rotherham sea rescue man 'lucky to be alive'

    Rotherham sea rescue man 'lucky to be alive'

    By Phil Turner on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    A ROTHERHAM man on a stag weekend in Whitley Bay had to be rescued from the North Sea after being swept off the promenade.

  • Hunt for missing burglar

    Hunt for missing burglar

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 15 Jun 2010

    POLICE have asked for the public’s help as they attempt to return a convicted burglar to jail.

  • Manhunt for muggers

    Manhunt for muggers

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 14 Jun 2010

    POLICE have released e-fit images of two men suspected of stealing a woman’s handbag in a street mugging

  • Car wash stabbing horror

    Car wash stabbing horror

    By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 11 Jun 2010

    A CAR wash owner has spoken of his horror at seeing one of his colleagues stabbed 12 times.