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Death of 22-year-old man in Vaughan Way

The body of a 22-year-old man has been found at an address in Vaughan Way, close to East Bond Street, in Leicester City Centre. Police were called to the property at 2.40am on Wednesday 8th February. They found an injured man in a courtyard at the back of the property. The 22-year-old man was...

Amandeep Kaur murder: Police search Watermead Park as 38-year-old appears in court

Police have been searching an area of Watermead Park this morning as part of their investigation into the murder of 35-year-old Amandeep Kaur. Police teams could be seen meticulously searching through bushes and undergrowth in a particular area of the park. Police confirmed their search was in relation to the discovery of the body of Ms...

Police name woman found dead in Thurmaston

Police have named the woman whose body was found in a house in Dovedale Road, Thurmaston on Friday 3rd February. She has been named as 35-year-old Amandeep Kaur. Her body was found following a report of a domestic incident at a property in the street. Detectives would like to hear from anyone who may have known Amandeep...

Police charge 38-year-old with murder of woman in Thurmaston

A 38-year-old man has been charged with murder after the body of a woman was discovered in a property in Thurmaston on Friday. Baldeep Singh, of Dovedale Road, Thurmaston, has been charged with murder and will appear at Leicester Magistrates' Court on Monday. Formal identification of the deceased is yet to‎ take place. The police were called...

Murder investigation launched after woman’s body found in Thurmaston

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Thurmaston, Leicester. Police were called at 2.52pm on Friday 3rd February to a property in Dovedale Road. The body of a woman was located inside the property. Officers are carrying out inquiries to ascertain the circumstances surrounding her death. No information has been released...

City Mayor says Trump is not welcome in Leicester

Leicester's City Mayor has said that Donald Trump is not welcome in the City. Sir Peter Soulsby was asked by a Twitter user on his views on Theresa May's offer of a state visit to the new US President. In his reply, the Mayor said it was one of our PM's "biggest mistakes" and called Trump...

Video footage of 60 year old woman being robbed by two thugs on motorbike

Leicestershire Police have released CCTV footage of a 60-year-old woman being robbed by two thugs on a motorbike in New Parks. The incident took place around 9.40am on Tuesday 3 January outside New Parks Social Club. The woman was walking towards her car when she was approached from behind and her bag, containing takings from the...

Gangs jailed for 110 years for bringing guns into Leicestershire

Members of two organised crime groups involved in the supply of guns into Leicestershire were jailed for more than 110 years. They were caught after a lengthy investigation, which uncovered the movement of firearms and ammunition into Leicestershire from other areas of the country. All the defendants had pleaded guilty at earlier hearings and were sentenced...

Reward offered after half a million pounds of damage to house

A reward has been offered after more than half a million pounds worth of damage was caused to a house following a fire in November last year. The house in Glenfield Frith Drive, Glenfield, was under renovation when it was found alight on Sunday 27 November. The house was being adapted to meet the needs of...

Assault on teenage girl in Leicester City Centre

Police are appealing to anyone who may have seen an an assault in the Silver Street area of Leicester City Centre on Friday 20 January. A large group of teenagers were causing a disturbance in the street at around 10.45pm. It is believed the group had been at a nearby nightclub for an event for...

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