BREAKING: Police Open Investigation Into Tragic Adam Johnson Incident

Published October 30, 2023 at 12:54

Following the terrible news of Adam Johnson's death after he received a skate blade to the neck, a lot of people were wondering what would happen to the player who hit him: Matt Petgrave.


Police to Investigate on Johnson's Death

It was reported that the police opened an investigation on Johnson's death.

Here's what the South Yorkshire Police Department said:

"We were called to reports that a player had been seriously injured during a Sheffield Steelers versus Nottingham Panthers game at the Utilita Arena in Sheffield.

"Officers attended the scene alongside other emergency services and one man, aged in his 20s, was taken to hospital with serious injuries. Sadly, he was later pronounced deceased at hospital.

"Our officers remain at the scene carrying out enquiries today (October 29) and our investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident remain ongoing."

More to come.

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BREAKING: Police Open Investigation Into Tragic Adam Johnson Incident

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