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A 50-year-old Wisbech man arrested in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Mendlesham has been…
07.27 / 00:01
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The moment a Staffie ran into the street and attacked a Shih Tzu, only letting go when its owner repeatedly punched it, was caught on CCTV.Shih Tzu Millie has lost one eye and vets are trying to save the other. John Kilburn was walking his Shih Tzu Millie on Saturday when a dog came flying towards them before latching onto Millie's neck.John tried to pull his pet away from the Staffie which was off a lead – a man appeared and began to hit the dog to get it to release Millie. Police…
07.26 / 22:46
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A drug dealer beat his business partner and friend to death with a crow bar in the den they used to sell heroin, left his body for five days then said the TV made him do it..Paul Hayers, 35, has been jailed for 14 years for manslaughter after killing Gary Miller, 44, then running away.Life-long drug user Hayers told an ex-partner the "television made him do it", then later told police he couldn't remember beating Miller to death.Hayers, also known as Quantick, pleaded guilty…
07.26 / 22:46
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A Royal Marine built explosives for an a Irish republican paramilitary group planning to attack police stations and kill officers, a has court heard.Ciaran Maxwell, 31, stashed anti-personnel mines, mortars, ammunition and 14 pipe bombs - four of which were deployed - in purpose-built hides in Northern Ireland and Devon.Chemicals and materials to make more bombs, as well as an adapted Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) pass card, a PSNI uniform and a police stab-proof vest were…
07.26 / 22:46
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Rogue flower sellers are using distraction techniques to target Exeter shoppers, it is believed. The men are splashing water on their intended victims and then trying to reach wallets and valuables while they dry themselves off.Kevin Hyland was dining outside in the city centre today when he and his sister were targeted. A man with a cup containing flowers approached and offered to sell them a bunch, Mr Hyland said.He splashed them with water that was in the cup, said it was an accident…
07.26 / 22:46
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140 knives including machetes, meat cleavers, flick knives, and samurai swords have been handed in to a North Devon police station as part of an amnesty programme. The knife amnesty, supported by Devon and Cornwall Police and other UK forces as part of Operation Sceptre, is now concluded. It ran from July 17 to 23 in Devon and Cornwall and from July 19 to 26 in Plymouth. At Barnstaple police station in North Devon officers reported 140 knives had been handed in, with police…
07.26 / 22:46
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Charged with at least 10 counts of exceeding the tint limit, Julio Adams of Purcell Estate will have to pay $9,320 or face imprisonment. That is the total fine he was ordered to pay when he appeared in the Magistrate’s […
07.26 / 21:25
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The detective who investigated Mark Dixie's latest crimes believes there may be more victims of the depraved sex attacker, and wants to hear from them.Detective Chief Inspector Chris Le Pere, the senior investigator who conducted the Met's inquiry into Dixie's attacks on two women in Croydon has urged any victims of Dixie yet to come forward to speak to police.Today (July 26), Dixie - who was locked up in 2008 for the murder of aspiring model Sally Anne Bowman - admitted two other shocking…
07.26 / 18:52
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Visiting their child in prison is a scenario almost no parent will ever envisage themselves having to go through. But that is exactly what now faces Dunia Shafik. And she knows it is what faces her for years to come. Mrs Shafik's son, Ali Zahawy, is serving a life sentence in Belmarsh Prison for the murder of Selsdon teenager Andre Aderemi, who was chased through the Monks Hill estate and then brutally stabbed, kicked and beaten with a metal pole. She had hoped her son would be a good…
07.26 / 18:52
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A delivery driver for a Coulsdon restaurant had a knife held to his throat by a man shouting "I will kill you" in a row over an "extremely minor" car crash which got "completely out of hand".Dad-of-two Jin Shi Lin was spared a jail term when he was sentenced yesterday (Monday).Chef Mr Lin, 56, pleaded guilty to threatening a person with a blade in a public place, in relation to the incident which took place next to the driveway of his home on Eaton Place,…
07.26 / 16:16
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One person has been arrested after a two-car crash in Thornton Heath yesterday morning (Tuesday, July 25). Two cars crashed on London Road, near Thornton Heath Pond, at around 4.15am and police closed the road southbound for around four hours. CCTV footage captured by Transport for London at 5.30am shows a silver car facing southbound in the road with a damaged boot and a black car facing northbound on the side of the road with a damaged bonnet. READ MORE: Schoolgirl killed…
07.26 / 16:16
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The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) said a masked scooter rider used a gun to rob L&R Wholesale in Baughers Bay, Tortola, about mid-day yesterday, July 25. “The store clerk reported that a lone gunman approached her while in […
07.26 / 16:14
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The A47 is closed in both directions near East Winch and a man has been arrested after a car collided with another car and a telegraph pole during a police…
07.26 / 16:13
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A man arrested for persistently begging as part of a police crackdown on anti-social behaviour in Norwich city centre has had his case adjourned by…
07.26 / 16:13
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Police have released a CCTV image of a woman following a burglary at a home in…
07.26 / 13:38
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Witnesses are being sought after a blue Jaguar car came off the A12, near Southwold, and collided with a…
07.26 / 13:38
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Mark Dixie, who murdered Sally Anne Bowman, has admitted raping a woman in a Croydon park in 1987 and another sex attack in 2002.Dixie, 46, who is serving a life sentence with a minimum term of 34 years for killing the 18-year-old model in 2005, admitted the rape - which took place when he was just 16 - at a hearing at Southwark Crown Court this morning (Wednesday).He also admitted a second attack in Croydon town centre in December 2002, where he attacked and indecently assaulted a woman…
07.26 / 12:23
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A teen who witnessed a terrifying group attack on a 15-year-old boy in Chapelfield Gardens, which left him with his ear sliced in two, claimed it had been a “little fight” and could not remember much about the…
07.26 / 12:19
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A mum-of-three has released CCTV footage appearing to show a burglary outside of her…
07.26 / 12:19
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A woman has broken her ankle in three places and is undergoing surgery after attempting to defend her chihuahua from a dog…
07.26 / 11:01
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