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Police release CCTV following theft from Felixstowe supermarket

The men police are seeking. Credit: Suffolk Police

Police have released CCTV of three men they want to speak to after cash was stolen from an unmanned till in a Felixstowe supermarket.

The theft occurred on Wednesday 19 August, between approximately 3.35pm and 3.45pm, when offenders entered the Co-operative store on Hamilton Road.

The man wearing the white polo top, is described as speaking with an Essex accent.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information to assist the investigation should contact Suffolk Police on 101, quoting crime number FE/15/1478.

Police find 470 cannabis plants during raid in Norfolk

Police seized 470 cannabis plants during a raid in Thetford, Norfolk. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A man has been charged with drugs offences after a large cannabis factory was found in Norfolk.

Police seized about 470 plants and equipment during a raid at a property at Lime Kiln Lane in Thetford just after 7pm on Monday October 5.

Quang Van Tran, 22, of Lime Kiln Lane, was arrested at the scene and has been charged with cultivating cannabis and abstracting electricity.

He was due to appear at Ipswich Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.


Ram raid warning issued by police

Aftermath of Roydon ram raid. Credit: Paul Wood

Detectives are warning that thieves could be planning a series of attacks on cash machines across the region.

A stolen loader was used to take an ATM in Harlow over the weekend and a few days earlier a shop at nearby Roydon was targeted.

Bedfordshire police say farm equipment which could be used in future raids as well as some potential get-away cars have been stolen in the past few weeks.

Armed raid in Luton

Detectives in Luton are appealing for witnesses after an armed robbery at a post office in the town.

A man wearing dark clothing with a hi-visibility jacket, entered the post office and threatened the staff with what is believed to be a handgun.

He escaped in the direction of Lamorna Close after stealing a quantity of money.

Pensioner beats off mugger with walking stick

A pensioner from Cambridgeshire has beaten off a mugger with her walking stick. It happened yesterday afternoon in Gamlingay after a man tried to grab her handbag. The woman in her seventies fought back hitting him with her walking stick until he fell to the ground.

The thief still managed to escape with a small amount of money and a mobile phone. The woman escaped uninjured. Police are appealing for anyone who might have seen what happened in Gamlingay at about three o'clock yesterday afternoon to get in contact.


Attack victim dies after two years in a coma

Attack victim Henry Huggins who has died after two years in a coma Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man whose been in a coma for nearly two years after he was attacked outside a block of flats in Luton has died.

Henry Huggins who was known as 'Chin' was attacked on the Farley Hill Estate in August 2013 - he'd never regained consciousness.

Last year 40 year old Stuart Docherty was jailed for 17 years for stamping on Henry's head, causing his injuries.

His case has been handed to the Crown Prosecution Service and he could now face a charge of murder.

Warning as Luton man is jailed for supplying steroids

Parbez Ahmed, who was jailed for two years for supplying drugs. Credit: Bedfordshire Police.

Police have issued a warning about the dangers of taking substances bought online after a man who supplied thousands of pounds' worth of steroids was jailed.

Parbez Ahmed, of Paisley Close, Luton, was caught with a large quantity of body building and performance-enhancing drugs.

The 23-year-old was jailed for 2 years.

Investigations showed he used health and fitness forums and blog sites online to advertise the drugs which he supplied across the UK.

Shotguns stolen from Suffolk business

Two shotguns and an air rifle have been stolen from a business in Suffolk.

Police say the site at Hinton, near Southwold, was broken into between 10.30pm on Monday April 13 and 5am on Tuesday April 14.

The offenders got in through an office window. As well as the shotguns and air rifle, money was also stolen.

A barn and two vehicles were broken into and a garden strimmer was taken from the barn.

Three men jailed for iron bar attack on 80-year-old woman

Three men have been jailed for attacking an 80-year-old woman. Credit: Hertfordshire Police.

Three men have been jailed for beating an 80-year-old woman with an iron bar in Hertfordshire.

The gang, all from London, broke into the woman's house in Westly Wood, in Welwyn Garden City, last July.

They hit her with the bar then stole cash.

Clinton Jackson was jailed for 18 years, while Marvin Semper and Jermaine Kellman got 13 years. A fourth man will be sentenced later this month.

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