Sheffield teen murder suspect blinded in one eye in Doncaster prison attack, reports say

A teenager suspected of taking part in the murder of Ramey Salem in Sheffield last year has been blinded in one eye in a jail attack, a national newspaper has reported.

Sunday, 10th January 2021, 10:43 am
Pictured is Ramey Salem who was allegedly murdered in Burngreave, Sheffield, on November 16.

The Daily Mirror has reported Jabari Fanty, 18, suffered “gruesome” injuries in the attack at HMP Doncaster, which sparked a security alert.

John Hewitson, the jail’s director, told the newspaper: “A prisoner was injured and his face and an eye were damaged.

"We are working with the police and the person who attacked him will face a criminal prosecution.”

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Fanty was among four men who have allegedly been linked to the murder of Ramey Salem. They are set to face a trial in October.

Mr Salem was allegedly shot in a property on Grimesthorpe Road South, Burngreave, Sheffield, on Monday, November 16, and was taken to hospital where he died a short time later according to South Yorkshire Police.