A man who was stabbed to death in Dunstable has been identified.
Mark Evans, from Redfield Close, was found dead at the scene on the evening of March 8th.
Police had been called to reports of concerns for his welfare.
A post mortem revealed he had died as a result of stab wounds.
Angela Ayre, 73, also of Redfield Close, has been charged with murder.
She appeared at Luton Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Tuesday) where she was remanded into custody ahead of a future court appearance.
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A man has been charged following a stabbing in Dunstable in Bedfordshire.
Police were called to High Street South on Sunday (12 February), to reports of a man with stab wounds.
29-year-old Kevin Foskett has been charged with inflicting grievous bodily harm without intent.
Foskett has been remanded in custody.
Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing woman from Dunstable, Bedfordshire.
Nicola Dempsey, 42, was last seen this morning (Friday) at around 1.30am in Drovers Way.
She is described as white with short grey hair, medium build and around 5’2”.
She is wearing a black top with gold chains on the shoulders and blue ripped jeans. It is believed she also has a small beige Chihuahua with her.
Officers are asking for anyone with any information on her whereabouts to contact 101.
A 35-year-old man from Luton has been charged in connection with two rapes which took place in 2007.
Shipu Ahmed, 35, of Avondale Road, was arrested yesterday (Thursday October 19) by Bedfordshire Police and later charged with two counts of rape.
The charges relate to assaults against a 15-year-old girl and a 22-year-old woman on November 30 2007 and December 15 2007. They are alleged to have taken place in Dunstable and Luton.
Ahmed appeared at Luton Magistrates’ Court this morning (Friday) and has been remanded into custody. He will appear again on November 20.
Bedfordshire police has released CCTV images of two men they want to trace after an armed robbery in Dunstable last week.
The owner of the Costcutter convenience store in Union Street was threatened with a knife on 12th October at 9.45pm.
“This was a very distressing incident for the store owner. He was very brave and managed to spray the offenders with a marking spay and they fled the scene empty handed. We are keen to find the identity of the men in the photographs. If you recognise the individuals please get in touch.”
The family of Paul Pradier, who died following an incident in Dunstable on Friday evening, have paid tribute to him.
In a short statement they said
Paul was a lovable rogue. He was a loving son, brother and a great father. He will be missed greatly by his long term partner and all of his family. He was well known in the Downside area and his loss felt by all those who knew him. We would ask for time to grieve in private.
Brendan Thomson, 26, was charged with murder following Paul Pradier's death.
A man charged in connection with the death of a man in Dunstable has been remanded in custody.
Brendan Thomson, 26, was charged with murder yesterday (Tuesday) in relation to the death of Paul Pradier, who died following an incident in Southwood Road at around 4.20pm on Friday.
He appeared at Luton Magistrates' Court this morning (Wednesday) where he was remanded in custody ahead of his next court appearance.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Dunstable on Friday evening.
37 year old Paul Pradier, was struck by a car in Southwood Road. He died at the scene.
A 26 year old man from Dunstable was arrested this morning on suspicion of murder and is now being questioned by detectives.
Detective Chief Inspector Mike Branston said:
We’re continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of Mr Pradier and would appeal for anyone who witnessed the incident in Southwood Road, as well as an altercation between two men around 10 minutes before in Mayfield Road, to get in touch.
Police in Bedfordshire are appealing for witnesses when a man died after being hit by a car on the A5 in the early hours of Sunday morning.
The man was walking along the road at about 3am when he was hit by Volvo which was travelling north towards Dunstable.
“We’re appealing for anyone who saw a pedestrian walking along the road prior to the collision to get in touch, as well as anyone who witnessed the collision itself.
“We are particularly keen to trace a cyclist who rode along the scene just moments before the collision.”