Tribute to ‘caring’ lad

THE HEARTBROKEN parents of a man who died after he suffered burns at a party in Cudworth have paid tribute to a ‘caring and lovely’ young man.

Steven Simpson, 18, died after suffering ‘significant burns’ after an alleged attack at a party on Pleasant View in the early hours of Saturday morning.

A statement issued by police for the family said: “Kevin and Jackie, Steven’s father and stepmother and Bernadette his mother can not describe the loss they all feel at this time.

“Steven was a very caring and lovely young man and will be missed by everyone that knows him.”

Following the attack six people were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting incident number 158 of 23 June.