Ricky Collins Wiki
Ricky Collins died Monday night after an attack in Killamarsh, and his death triggered a murder investigation. He was found injured and hospitalized at the junction of Westthorpe Road and Upperthorpe Road, but could not be saved despite the medics’ efforts.
Derbyshire Constabulary said the officers were sent to Killamarsh after reports of disturbance at a house on Westthorpe Road around 22:00 the night of the attack. \
Ricky Collins, killed In an Attack In Killamarsh, Investigation
While police investigations into the murder continue, the crime scene has been cordoned off this morning and is under police protection.
Detectives treat the attack as “an isolated incident”.
Ricky’s family is still trying to deal with the loss of his brother Liam Michael Collins, who died in a motorcycle accident in October 2014.
The 27-year-old was involved in a collision with a car near Mansfield Road, Intake, Cadman Road junction.
A family friend said that Ricky’s mother was ‘heartbroken’ as he lost his remaining son.
He wrote on Facebook: “RIP Ricky, you are with your brother now.”
Detectives investigating Ricky’s death want to hear from witnesses driving in the area at the time, or anyone with a vehicle camera.
Call the Derbyshire Constabulary at 101 and cite 1,253 incidents dated March 29.