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Police search for man walking behind Paresh Patel before he disappeared

Police searching for a missing 48-year-old man have released CCTV images of a man they believe may be able to help with the investigation. Paresh Patel was last seen just after 9pm on Saturday 10 November in the Belgrave Road area of Leicester. During their investigations, officers have found CCTV that shows a man believed to...

Man arrested in Ashby armed robbery has died in hospital

A suspected robber who was taken ill at the scene of an armed robbery in Market Street, Ashby, has died in hospital this morning (Saturday 15 July). Police were called just after 10pm on Thursday to reports of two men entering a store and threatening staff with a baseball bat and golf club, demanding cash. One...

Dramatic pictures of four-vehicle crash

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue were called out to a four-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon. The collision took place in Acresford, in North West Leicestershire. Fire crews from Leicestershire and Swadlincote attended the scene. Pictures from the incident show the front of a car on top of another...

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...

Leicester man on the run after escaping from prison

A man from Leicester who was serving an 11 year jail sentence has absconded from prison. Mark Underwood, 36, was found guilty of conspiracy to commit robbery in 2015. He was serving time at Sudbury Prison, when he disappeared on Sunday (16 December). He is described as white, with very short brown hair receding at the...

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...

Police officer sentenced for spying on young woman in her home

A police officer appeared at Leicester Magistrates Court after he was caught spying on a young woman, using a camera he had planted in her house. Nicholas Lowe, 49, an officer for Leicestershire Police, was spotted by someone watching footage of a woman in her bathroom on his laptop. He also watched footage of...

Two men jailed for attacking friend who won £6,500

Two men have been jailed for attacking a friend who won £6,500 at the bookies. The victim was slashed with a knife, beaten up and his bank card taken away from him. The attack on the 49-year-old man was so severe that his nose was broken, causing a bleed on his brain. The victim was so...

Drug dealer from Leicester jailed

A man from Leicester has been jailed for more than five years after pleading guilty to a number of offences including the supply of drugs. Kyle Garner, 31, of Greystoke Close, appeared in Leicester Crown Court on Wednesday (26 July). He pleaded guilty to two counts of possession, with intent to supply Class A and...

Woman killed in crash on M1 in Leicestershire

A woman has died following a serious collision on the M1 northbound in Leicestershire. Detectives are appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened in the early hours of this morning (4 October), at about 3am. The incident happened near Junction 20 on the M1. Emergency services arrived at the scene to find a woman on...

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