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Pedestrian killed in Hatfield crash

A 56-year-old pedestrian's died after a collision involving a car and a motorbike in Hatfield early today. The crash happened at 1.05am on the A1000, Great North Road, close to French Horn Lane.

The motorcyclist suffered injuries and was taken to hospital but the car driver was unhurt.

This is a very tragic incident and the man’s family are being supported by a specialist family liaison officer.

“I am appealing for anyone who witnessed the events leading up to the collision, or who saw the collision take place, to contact police as soon as possible. Did you see the pedestrian prior to the collision walking in the area? If so we’d like to hear from you.”

– Investigating officer, PC Terry Nesbitt


Police watchdog called in over woman's death

Madina Landsberg Credit: Hertfordshire Police

Hertfordshire police has confirmed the Independent Police Complaints Commission will carry out a routine investigation into the case of a woman's death in Hatfield.

Madine Landsberg, who was 31, was found dead at a house in Filbert Close on Tuesday evening.

Thirty-three-year-old Dexter Landsberg, who is of no fixed address, has been charged with murder.

Police say the case has been referred as a matter of course to the Independent Police Complaints Commission because they'd had contact with the victim before her death.

Two men arrested in connection with death of baby

Scene of the incident Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police have arrested two men after a ten-month-old baby boy died in Hatfield in Hertfordshire.

An ambulance was called to a house in The Runway at 10:20pm on Sunday.

The baby was not breathing and was taken to the Lister Hospital in Stevenage where he was later pronounced dead.

A 37-year-old man from Hatfield and a 51-year-old man from St Albans have been arrested in connection with the death.

Police still don't know how four-year-old Alexa-Marie died

Alexa-Marie Quinn. Credit: Hertfordshire Police.

A post mortem examination carried out on a four year-old girl who died last week has failed to find a cause of death.

Further tests will now be carried out on Alexa-Marie Quinn, who was from Hatfield.

Hertfordshire Police said it could take several weeks or even months before the results are known.

Alexa-Marie's father Carl Wheatley, 30, has been charged with her murder.


Police confirm body found is missing teenager

Police have confirmed that the body found in woodland near Hatfield on Sunday is that of 19-year-old Amelia Arnold.

The post mortem also confirmed that Amelia died as a result of head injuries.

Amelia's boyfriend, 22-year-old Jack Wall from Hadrians Walk in Stevenage, has been charged with murder.

Joseph Potter, 41, from Bletchley has also been charged with perverting the course of justice.

Body found in search for missing teen

Police searching for a missing 19-year-old from Stevenage have found a body in woodland in Hatfield in Hertfordshire. Detectives believe it is the body of Amelia Arnold, who disappeared on Wednesday 7 November from the home she shared with her partner Jack Wall.

22-year-old Jack Wall of Hadrian's Walk in Stevenage has been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 41-year-old man has been charged with perverting the course of justice.

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