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Second murder arrest over Sheffield tram death

Martin Rigg Image copyright South Yorkshire Police
Image caption Martin Rigg died in hospital four days after he was hit

A second person has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a man who was hit by a tram in Sheffield.

Martin Rigg, 37, was struck on 22 May near Convent Walk on West Street and died in hospital four days later.

Police said a 24-year-old man was arrested on Friday. He has been released on bail.

A 26-year-old man from the Shiregreen area of Sheffield was arrested on suspicion of murder last month.

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