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Police make arrest after man grabs child in Loughborough

Police have arrested a man after a report of an assault on a child in Loughborough. The incident happened at about 6.55pm on Friday (1 December). A woman and her five-year-old child were walking on the footpath between Warwick Way and Braddon Close when a man approached them, and pulled the boy around 10ft away...

Two men arrested after police chase ends in crash in Oadby

Two men have been arrested after they were pursued by Leicestershire police on a busy town road which ended in a multi-vehicle crash. The incident happened yesterday morning on the A6 Harborough Road in Oadby. Police were following a black BMW which they believe was stolen, after it failed to stop for them. The car crashed soon...

Do you know this man?

Do you recognise the man in the in the CCTV image. Leicestershire Police would like to speak to him in connection with the theft of a LOROS collection tin from Shires Motorcycle Training School, off Beaumont Way, Leicester. It was taken on 24th or 25th July at around 11am. Police believe he could have information about...

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 persuade woman not to jump from M69 bridge near Hinckley

Police officers had to talk a woman down from a motorway bridge on the M69, after she threatened to jump. The incident happened on the evening of Tuesday 8 May. Officers persuaded the woman not to jump as she stood on the wrong side of a bridge on the M69 near Burbage. The incident was handled...

Man charged with attempted murder after attack in Leicester street

A man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after an attack in a Leicester street. David Rzeszowski appeared before Leicester Magistrates’ Court. The 28-year-old is charged with attempted murder, grievous bodily harm and possession of an offensive weapon. The incident occurred earlier in the month on Marshall Street. It's alledged Rzeszowski assaulted two men...

Police reassure worshippers in Leicester following London Mosque attack

Leicestershire’s Chief Constable Simon Cole has condemned the terrorist attack in North London which left one man dead and several others injured. A van is thought to have deliberately mounted the pavement near the Finsbury Park Mosque and driven at a group of worshippers who were making their way home after attending evening prayers. One person...

Teenager found guilty of Leicester murder

A teenager is facing a lengthy prison sentence after being found guilty of murder at Leicester Crown Court today. Mucaad Ali Farah, 18, was involved in an argument with 22-year-old Abdirahman Adam, in St Matthews Way, in May of this year. The argument led to Farah stabbing Abdirahman in the chest. The victim was taken to...

Man suffers life-threatening injuries after falling from bridge in Leicester City Centre

A man has suffered critical injuries after falling onto the Vaughan Way underpass in the city centre. The underpass was cordoned off from 4am this morning (20 July) after the man in his 20s was found. He was treated by paramedics at the scene and then transferred by ambulance to the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham,...

Leicester players in tears as stadium falls silent to remember Vichai

An emotional minute's silence was held at Leicester City's first game since the death of their owner in a helicopter crash a week ago. Leicester City players and staff were in tears as fans held aloft their club scarves in tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. A huge flag tribute was also revealed in the stands before kick-off and players...

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