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Have you seen this man? Police appeal after Luton crash

Officers are looking for Casim Hussain, 19, from Luton. Credit: Bedfordshire Police.

Police are trying to trace a man they want to speak to in connection with a crash in Luton which left a teenage boy with life-threatening injuries.

The 14-year-old remains in hospital after the crash in Leagrave Road on Wednesday afternoon, which involved a VW Golf.

Officers are looking for Casim Hussain, 19, from Luton and believe he may still be in the Marsh Farm or Hockwell Ring areas of the town.

Anyone who knows of his whereabouts or who may have seen him should contact Bedfordshire Police on 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Witness appeal after man stabbed in Luton

Anyone with information is asked to report it through the force’s website Credit: ITV News

Officers investigating a stabbing in Luton are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police were called to Dallow Road on Friday night just after 11pm, to reports that a man had been stabbed.

The victim was taken to hospital after suffering injuries.

The offenders are described as four Asian men, around 18-years-old and wearing dark clothing. Officers believe this could be a targeted attack and are warning that knife crime will not be tolerated in the county.

Detective Constable Hasan Balic, investigating, said: “We don’t believe this is a random attack, but we are keen to piece together the events leading up to the incident.

"We will not tolerate knife crime in our county and we are keen to speak to anyone who have any information about this incident.”

Luton urgently need 250 more blood donors

Luton urgently need new blood donors to come forward and have set up a targeted campaign to do exactly that.

Luton are looking for 250 new blood donors in the next month Credit: ITV News Anglia

The aim is to find 250 new donors in the town within the next month. The NHS feel the town has great potential with strong populations of black, Asian and young people.

  • Where can you go to give blood in Luton?

Luton Blood Donation Centre, St Georges Square, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2NF,


Appeal after attempted armed robbery in Luton

Do you know who these two men are? Credit: Bedfordshire police

Bedfordshire police want to identify two men after an attempted armed robbery in Luton.

The men went into the Ladbrokes betting shop in Dominic Square on Tuesday night (6th Feb) and demanded money from staff.

It happened at about 8pm. The two men who had their faces covered, ran up to the counter demanding money.

A member of staff raised the alarm and they left empty handed.

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