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Jarvin Blake: Third man arrested on suspicion of murder

Jarvin Blake Image copyright Family photo
Image caption Jarvin Blake was stabbed in the Burngreave area of Sheffield on 8 March

A third man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a father-of-three who was stabbed in a street attack.

Jarvin Blake, 22, died in hospital after the attack in Brackley Street, Burngreave, Sheffield, on 8 March in a "targeted attack".

A 26-year-old from Southey Green was arrested late on Wednesday night and remains in police custody.

Two other arrested men, aged 24 and 25, have been released on bail.

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Mr Blake was attacked by a group of men who had got out of a car in nearby Catherine Street.

A 23-year-old man seriously injured during the attack has been released from hospital.

Image caption Flowers were left near where 22-year-old Jarvin Blake was stabbed to death

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