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Man stabbed and gun fired in Luton

One man stabbed and during shooting in Luton. It happened yesterday in Copenhagen Close.

Three men were sitting in a parked car when they were approached by a man. One of the men got out the car and was subsequently stabbed. The offender then fled the scene.

Shortly afterwards a man arrived at the scene on a moped and fired a gun at the three men before leaving on the moped. Fortunately no-one was hit by the gun fire.

The man who was stabbed was taken to hospital but fortunately his injuries are not life-threatening.

Bank cash machine pulled from wall

Detectives are appealing for information after a cash machine was raided at St Neots in Cambridgeshire

At about 3.30am today (Tues) offenders used a vehicle to pull an ATM cash machine from the foyer of a bank in the High Street, St Neots.

Sledgehammers were then used to force open the machine. It is believed cash was taken but it is not yet known how much.

The offenders left the scene in what is believed to be a blue Ford Focus. A grey/green Daihatsu Sportrak was left at the scene.


Family pay tribute to 21-year-old

Christopher Fuller Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

The family of a 21-year-old man from Cambridgeshire who died in a car accident have paid tribute to him.

They say Christopher Fuller, from Three Holes near Wisbech, "overcome many obstacles” and lauded "his many achievements in his short life” following the collision which happened at 9.30pm on Thursday 8 September 2016.

His family said, "He made us proud every day. We will remember his cheeky smirk, his laugh and his love of people and animals. Our Christopher, our son, brother, nephew, uncle and friend is now in grannies care.

"Our beautiful boy will be loved and missed forever. Goodnight sweetheart.”

Stansted passengers face walking over a kilometre

Stansted Airport

Passengers at Stansted Airport face the longest walk from check-in to departure according to a new survey.

At the Essex airport travellers face a walk of over a kilometre or three quarters of a mile. At Luton Airport they may have to walk up to 822 metres or 900 yards.

Travel organisation Abta say many travellers who have difficulty walking only request assistance once they arrive at the airport, which may be too late.

This can lead to them having to make their way across terminals on foot or miss their flight.

Giant wasps' nest discovered

The huger wasp nest Credit: Pest Professionals

A giant nest built by up to 10,000 stinging wasps has been discovered in a Northamptonshire loft space. by Peterborough based Pest Professionals.

The nest was allowed to reach close to its maximum size because the property in question, in the village of Pipewell, has been unoccupied for several years.

Specialists Pest Professionals based in Peterborough, say the nest is rare not only because of its size, but because the wasps built an intricate tunnel from the nest to the outside, which is perfectly preserved.

The wasp tunnel Credit: Pest Professionals

It was discovered by pest controllers treating an established woodworm problem prior to the new owners moving in.

Treating the giant wasps nest Credit: Pest Professionals

Police search for 'vulnerable' missing teenager

Adam Clough Credit: Bedfordshire Police

Bedfordshire Police are continuing to appeal for help in finding a missing teenage boy.

Adam Clough, 16, was last seen at approximately 7am yesterday morning leaving his home address in St Neots Road, Sandy.

He has learning difficulties and is considered vulnerable, and officers are extremely concerned for his welfare.

The police are using a number of resources to help look for Adam including the police helicopter and a 12 person team from the Midshires Search and Rescue.


Two care workers in court charged with ill treatment

Two care workers are due to appear in court charged with the ill treatment and neglect of an elderly woman in their care.

Married couple Maurice and Deborah Campbell, from Peterborough, are due in court tomorrow.

Maurice, 56, and Deborah, 57, are both charged with ill-treating and wilfully neglecting an 85-year-old woman at her Peterborough home between March 30 and May 10 this year.

Suffolk Police concerned for missing Corrie

Have you seen missing Corrie? Credit: Suffolk Police

Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a 23-year-old man from Suffolk who has gone missing.

Corrie McKeague was last seen in Brentgovel Street in Bury St Edmunds on Saturday September 24.

Corrie is described as a white male, 5ft 10ins tall, short light brown hair, wearing a light pink shirt and white trousers.

Anyone who has seen or who has any information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101 and ask for the Duty Sergeant at Bury St Edmunds.

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