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Update: Two people arrested following stabbing in City Centre

Two people have been arrested after a serious assault on Friday in Leicester City Centre. Police were called to Yeoman Lane after a 17-year-old boy was found with stab wounds following a fight. The victim was taken to hospital where he remains in a stable condition. Yesterday a 19-year-old man and woman were arrested in...

Police renew appeal for serious sexual assault in Market Harborough

It's been three weeks since a 17-year-old girl was subjected to a serious sexual assault in Market Harborough. The girl had been walking along Green Lane in Market Harborough shortly after midnight when the man grabbed her and dragged her onto a nearby footpath where the assault took place. The victim has described the man as...

Keith Vaz’s wife will forgive him but demands health tests

The wife of Labour MP Keith Vaz has given a candid interview to a Sunday newspaper in which she expressed her shock over her husbands sex revelations. She said she felt like smashing crockery over his head, but will eventually 'forgive him' for cheating on her with two male escorts. Maria Fernandes said she considered...

Teenager in serious condition following stabbing in Leicester City Centre

A 17 year-old-boy is in hospital after being stabbed in Leicester City Centre. The incident took place yesterday afternoon on Yeoman Lane near the Curve Theatre. Police say the victim was involved in a fight with a group of people at around 5:15pm. One member of the group then stabbed the boy in the torso....

Lottery win of £100,000 in Leicestershire remains unclaimed

Could you be the winner of £100,000? The National Lottery is searching for a Lotto winner from Leicestershire who won the prize on Saturday 27th August. The ticket was bought in the Melton and Charnwood areas and remains unclaimed. The prize was part of a special Lotto draw to celebrate the achievements of Team GB in...

Two people charged following death in Leicester Forest East

A man and a woman have been charged after the body of a woman was found in a property in Leicester Forest East. William Gary Jelly (47) from Thorpe Astley, and Natalie Bollen (28) from Leicester Forest East have been charged with manslaughter. They are both due to appear before Leicester Magistrates’ Court on Friday...

Brave bus driver stabbed on Evington Road

A bus driver has been stabbed on Leicester's Evington Road, as he tried to disarm a knife from his attacker. The attack took place in the afternoon on the busy main road, near the corner of St Stephen's Road. The man was driving his bus when he reportedly stopped and stepped out because somebody was...

Two people arrested for human trafficking in Leicester

A 23-year-old woman and a 41-year-old man have been arrested as part of an investigation into allegations of human trafficking and unlicensed labour provision. The two people were arrested at separate addresses in Leicester and four other Leicester addresses were also visited by officers during the early hours of Wednesday 7 September. The operation was carried...

Keith Vaz steps down following male escort scandal. Read his full statement

Keith Vaz has resigned as chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee. His resignation follows claims that he paid for sex with male escorts in a flat he owns near his family home in London. In his statement, Vaz sad: "It is in the best interest of the Home Affairs Select Committee that its important work...

Leicester man convicted of manslaughter following landmark retrial

A 27-year-old Leicester man has been convicted of manslaughter following the death of a father-of-three. Ameen Jogee was found guilty of the manslaughter of Paul Fyfe, 47, who was fatally stabbed in the hallway of a house in Leicester in June 2011. He will be sentenced on Monday 12 September. During the trial the court heard how...

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