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Shepshed murder victim named by Police

Police have named the man who was killed in an industrial estate in Shepshed on Thursday night. He has been named as 45-year-old Timothy Smith, who was originally from Oxfordshire but lived in Fazeley, Tamworth. Mr Smith was found dying from a stab wound inside a silver-coloured Ford Focus car in an industrial estate off Gelders...

Shepshed murder update: three people arrested this morning

Three people have been arrested in connection with the murder of a man in Shepshed on Thursday night. The arrests took place in the early morning of Saturday 18th March. The three people are being held in custody where they will be interviewed later today. The three include a 53-year-old man, a 53-year-old woman, and a...

Murder enquiry launched following death in Shepshed

Police have launched a murder enquiry after a man was found fatally injured in Shepshed last night. Police were called just before 9pm to a road accident off Gelders Hall Road. A vehicle was found at an industrial estate, which had apparently collided into a wall. The driver of the vehicle was unconscious. After further...

Can you help find missing Samuel Bainbridge?

Police are trying to find missing 20-year-old Samuel Bainbridge. Can you help? Samuel was reported missing on Saturday (11 March) by his housemate. He was living in a shared house on Welford Road, Leicester. He is white, slim and is 6ft 2ins tall. He has shoulder length, auburn hair which he usually wears tied in a...

Have you seen missing teenager Megan Brownlow?

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for missing teenager Megan Brownlow. The 16-year-old was last seen on Friday 10 March in the Ravenstone Road area of Ibstock, Leicestershire, at around 8.45pm. She is 5ft 9ins tall, medium build and has long brown hair, with a red tint. When she was last seen, she was wearing a black puffer...

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after deliberately driving at and injuring a member of the public. The incident took place on Pickering Close, off Catherine Street, in Leicester on Sunday 12th March. A 24-year-old man from Leicester has been arrested by Police. The injured man received treatment in hospital and has since...

Leicester appoint Shakespeare as manager for the rest of the season

Craig Shakespeare has been appointed manager of Leicester City until the end of the season. Shakespeare took charge of the team on an interim basis after Claudio Ranieri was sacked on February 23. The 53-year-old has had a positive run of results so far leading the Foxes to back-to-back victories over Liverpool and Hull. The decision was...

Ashby man died from stab wounds as woman posts chilling message on Facebook 24 hours before

A man found dead in a house in Ashby, died as a result of stab wounds, a post mortem has revealed. He has been named as 25-year-old Warren Hall. An injured woman and unhurt little girl were also found in the house. The woman was named as Mr Hall's ex-girlfriend Sandie Rayne who is...

Nearly 2,000 cannabis plants found in two properties in Leicestershire

Police have found nearly 2,000 cannabis plants at two properties in Houghton on the Hill in Leicestershire. The discoveries were made at properties on Uppingham Road. The first discovery was in a flat where a warrant had been raised for non-payment of utility bills. Further investigations revealed a second cannabis factory at a nearby house. Police have...

Teacher banned for life for taking drugs with teen students

A teacher who took legal highs with a student and watched another student take Viagra has been banned from teaching for life. Robert Roskelly, 33, also admitted staying the night at a pupil's house and holding topless fitness training sessions with his pupils at Winstanley Community College in Braunstone, Leicester. The Science teacher befriended the boys...

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