Latest news from Lincolnshire Echo - Crime feed

Latest news from Lincolnshire Echo - Crime feed

  1. Gotcha! Dealer pushing drugs onto seafront streets caught when he...

    A Skegness drug-dealer who aroused police suspicions by crossing the road to avoid contact has been sentenced to three years in prison. Michael Firth caught the eye of officers as they walked along Drummond Road in the seaside resort. Dawn Pritchard, prosecuting, told the judge that Firth, together with another man, crossed the road when they saw the police officers ahead. MORE: Emergency services scrambled to crash involving motorbike on A17 Officers approached Firth…
  2. Man appears in court for A16 crash which killed Lincolnshire...

    A man has appeared in court for his involvement in a crash where a popular greengrocer died and seriously injured his daughter. Romans Krilovs, 41, of no fixed address but was previously living on Whitehorse Lane, Boston, appeared at Boston Magistrates' Court to face three charges following the collision on the A16 at Sibsey last October. Spilsby greengrocer Ivor 'Neville' Bogg, 61, who was on his way back from a concert with his daughter, died in the crash. READ MORE: Town in…
  3. Drunk driver caught after THREE bottles of wine and a cocktail

    A Louth carer was caught driving three times over the drink-drive limit after consuming three bottles of wine and a cocktail. Catherine Salkeld, formerly Giagnacovo, was reported to police by a member of the public after she was seen driving poorly along the A157. Officers followed the car to Low Farm Road in Muckton where it was stopped and Salkeld gave a positive breath test. READ MORE: Woman, 49, is caught over the limit after drinking until 5am The 52-year-old of Grimsby…
  4. In the courts of Lincolnshire...

    The following cases have been heard at magistrates courts in Lincolnshire: Martin Ian Lynn, 51, of 14 Johnson Villas, Branston, Lincoln, was found guilty for driving in excess of 30mph on Canwick Road. He was fined £300, ordered to pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30 and costs of £300. His licence was endorsed with five points.Jason John Peters, 25, of 279 Larne Road, Lincoln, pleaded guilty to driving while disqualified from holding or obtaining a licence,…
  5. Visitors outraged after cars for kids stolen from popular Daisy...

    Thieves have broken into Daisy Made in Skellingthorpe and stolen cars that are used by visiting children. Lincolnshire Police say they were stolen on May 24 at around 8.20pm from the farm, which has a popular coffee shop and is well-known for its ice-cream. According the the business' Facebook page, four cars have been taken - two red, one blue and one green - as well as other accessories. READ MORE: Burglars make off with £18,000 of jewellery in raid of businessman's…
  6. Visitors outraged after electric cars for kids stolen from...

    Thieves have broken into Daisy Made in Skellingthorpe and stolen electric cars that are used by visiting children. Lincolnshire Police say they were stolen on May 24 at around 8.20pm from the farm, which has a popular coffee shop and is well-known for its ice-cream. According the the business' Facebook page, four cars have been taken - two red, one blue and one green - as well as other accessories. READ MORE: Burglars make off with £18,000 of jewellery in raid of…
  7. Man, 20, drinks litre of whisky before being found rolling around...

    A 20-year-old man who drank a litre of whisky before screaming and swearing at a female paramedic and police has appeared before magistrates. Ricards Gudovskis, who a court was told is of no fixed address because his mother has thrown him out of her home, was found by officers wailing, screaming and rolling around in a pool of vomit. The 20-year-old admitted using threatening and abusive words and behaviour when he appeared before Boston Magistrates Court. READ MORE: Man, 50,…
  8. Man, 50, in critical condition after 'very serious' assault in...

    A 50-year-old man has been left in a critical condition after being "very seriously" assaulted. The man was found in a house in Salisbury Street in Gainsborough at around 11.30am on Wednesday, May 24. READ MORE: Police cordon as teenager allegedly sexually assaulted in Lincoln Police say the man is in a critical condition and would urge anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious in the street overnight on May 23 and May 24 to contact police on 101 quoting…
  9. Extra security measures in place for Radio 1 Big Weekend

    Extra security measures have been put in place ahead of the this weekend's Radio 1 Big Weekend in Hull following the Manchester terror attack. Anyone travelling from Lincolnshire should allow extra time to pass through security with two rounds of searches now planned to take place when people arrive. Organisers of the two-day event say there will be body and bag searches carried out before people get on buses at transport hubs. READ MORE: Security to be reviewed for…
  10. Minute silence to be held in Lincoln following Manchester terror...

    A minute silence will be held in Lincoln today to remember those that have died or been affected by the Manchester bombing. The city will fall silent at 11am for the 22 people who died and those that have been injured or affected by the terror attack which took place on Monday night after an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena. READ MORE: More victims named after Manchester terror attack Last night, 15 year-old Olivia Campbell's mother addressed a vigil. She said:…