Man, 38, remanded in custody after Doncaster city centre murder charge

A man has been remanded in custody after being charged with murdering a man found seriously injured in Doncaster city centre.

By Darren Burke
Wednesday, 6th July 2022, 2:28 pm

Steven Ling, 38, appeared at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday, accused of murder.

Ling, of Park Drain, Westwoodside, was charged after a 28-year-old man was found dead in South Parade in the early hours of Saturday.

He was remanded in custody until his next appearance on October 4.

Steven Ling appeared before Sheffield Crown Court charged with murder.

A post-mortem examination revealed the victim died of injuries to his head, chest and abdomen.

South Yorkshire Police said a group of people filmed on CCTV on Saturday in the vicinity of South Parade may have witnessed part of the incident.

"We are keen to speak to them and urge them to get in touch as a matter of urgency," said senior investigating officer Det Ch Insp Simon Palmer.