Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Sami Al-Sarsoori stabbing: Man in court on murder charge

Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori Image copyright South yorkshire police
Image caption Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori was found with stab wounds at around midnight on Sunday

A 21-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man in Sheffield.

Khalid Mokadeh of The Oval, Sheffield, was arrested on Sunday after Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori was stabbed on the Wensley Estate in Firth Park.

Mr Mokadeh appeared at the city's magistrates' court charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on 10 October.

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South Yorkshire Police said Mr Al-Sarsoori was found with stab wounds at around midnight on Sunday. He was taken to hospital but died soon after.

Image caption Sami Khaled Saif Al-Sarsoori was found wounded in the Wensley Estate in Firth Park on Sunday

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