Following a man being shot in the leg on Sunday morning on Verdon Street, Burngreave the three arrested men have been released.
The incident took place at 11.30am and the man was taken to hospital where his condition was determined stable as he was treated for his injury.
Three men aged 31, 40 and 41 were arrested on suspicion of murder but it has now been announced that they have been released pending further investigations.
South Yorkshire Police are looking for any information concerning this attack that is considered ‘not random’.
Please call SYP on 101 or Crimestoppers where your report will remain anonymous on, 0800 555111.