A 23-year-old man, accused of murdering a father-of-two hailed as a ‘Good Samaritan’ during a wedding party’s car ramming incident, has been held in custody after appearing in court.

A 23-year-old man, accused of murdering a father-of-two hailed as a ‘Good Samaritan’ during a wedding party’s car ramming incident, has been held in custody after appearing in court.

Man Charged with Murder of ‘Good Samaritan’ Father

Hassan Jhangur, 23, appeared at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court after being accused of the murder of Chris Marriott, who tragically lost his life while attempting to aid an unconscious woman.

Jhangur, dressed in a grey t-shirt and track-suit trousers, stood in the dock with a cast on his right lower arm.

His arrest followed the incident, and he faces charges of murder along with five counts of attempted murder.

The Tragic Incident

Christian Marriott, a father of two, lost his life trying to assist an unconscious woman lying in a cul-de-sac.

The fatal event occurred when a car deliberately targeted the group gathered around him.

The aftermath left seven others injured, including the woman and off-duty midwife Alison Norris, who had also rushed to aid the situation. As of now, one woman remains hospitalized in serious condition.

A Heartbreaking Loss

Describing Chris Marriott as a devoted family man and a pillar of support to many, his family expressed profound grief over his tragic demise.

They highlighted his altruistic nature, detailing his commitment to various community services, emphasizing his choice to help rather than turn away in such critical circumstances.

Tributes and Sorrow

Tributes poured in for Marriott, recognized by many as a ‘Good Samaritan.’

His church community, City Church in Sheffield, expressed shock and devastation over the loss, emphasizing his selfless act of aiding others.

Colleagues and friends remembered Marriott’s dedication to his work at the charity Community Money Advice, praising his compassionate and caring nature.

A Community Mourns

The tragedy has deeply affected not just the immediate family but also the wider community.

Colleagues and acquaintances emphasized Marriott’s kindness and dedication to helping others, echoing the sentiment of loss and sorrow.

Praise for Acts of Bravery

Alison Norris, one of the individuals injured while trying to assist, received widespread praise for her selfless actions.

Political representatives and locals hailed her courage and selflessness, recognizing her bravery in putting her life at risk to help someone in need.

Calls for Understanding

As investigations continue, the family and community seek closure, urging anyone with information to come forward.

The devastating loss of Chris Marriott has reverberated through his community, leaving behind a legacy of kindness and selflessness.