South Yorkshire Police announced yesterday that a man who died following a suspected murder has been identified by his family.

Jason Gaskin, age 53 was found unconscious and with head injuries outside the Park Social Working Men’s Club on Victoria Road in Balby at around 1:00 AM on Sunday (29 October).

Efforts from the public and ambulance services were made, but Jason Gaskin was pronounced dead at the scene.

South Yorkshire Police added that Jason’s family had shared this statement:

“Jason is a loved father, grandfather and husband. Loved very much by the traveller community and everybody that knew and met him; a much-loved character.

The family thank everyone who has supported and continues to support them.

A post-mortem examination was inconclusive and further tests are being carried out to determine Jason’s cause of death.

A 33-year-old woman and a 47-year-old man who were arrested on Sunday on suspicion of murder have been bailed as enquiries continue.

A further man arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday (30 October) has also been bailed.

South Yorkshire police added :

Enquiries are ongoing and officers are encouraging anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the incident to get in touch.

Anyone with information which may assist police is being asked to get in touch via our online live chat, our online portal or by calling us on 101.