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Kettering stabbing victim named

Tairu Jallow was found stabbed at Havelock Street in Kettering at the weekend. Credit: Northamptonshire Police

A 29-year-old man stabbed to death in Northamptonshire has been named by police.

Tairu Jallow was a Gambian national living in Kettering.

Just after 9pm on Sunday, January 14, police were called to Havelock Street to reports of a stabbing. Mr Jallow was treated by paramedics at the scene but died of his injuries.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder but police said no further action would be taken against him.

Officers said they were following "a number of lines of inquiry" and appealing for information.


Chelmsford BP garage shooting trial to begin

John Pordage was shot dead last August Credit: Facebook.

A 16-year-old boy is due to go trial today accused of killing a man at an Essex petrol station last year.

John Pordage was shot outside the BP garage in Chelmsford in August 2017.

The 16-year-old denies murder.

Another teenager - 18-year-old Saul Stanley - is also in court for perverting the course of justice and possession of a firearm.

Do you recognise these men? Police appeal after Suffolk shop thefts

Police want to speak to these four men in connection with thefts in Ipswich and Felixstowe. Credit: Suffolk Police

Police want to trace four men in connection with a series of high-value thefts from shops in Suffolk.

The incidents have taken place over the last 13 months in Ipswich and Felixstowe.

Thousands of pounds of stock has been stolen from stores including Swarovski, Jack Wills and Pandora in Ipswich.

In another theft, at Savers in Felixstowe, medication was stolen.

Do you know the men in this CCTV picture? Credit: Suffolk Police

Police have released CCTV pictures of four men they would like to speak to in connection with the incidents.

They are described as: Male one: white, short and of slim build, around 50 years of age, with dark/greying receding hair. Speaks with an East Anglian accent. Male two: white, of large build, with short dark hair and wearing glasses, and around 50 years old. Speaks with a foreign accent. Male three: white, of medium build, with short dark hair and wearing glasses. Also around 50 years old. Male four: white, of slim build and with a shaved head. Approximately 40 years of age.

Anyone with information should call Ipswich Central Safer Neighbourhood Team on 101 quoting reference 37/71876/16, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Police want to trace these men in connection with the high-value thefts. Credit: Suffolk Police


Three arrested after cannabis factory found near A14

Police discovered more than 400 cannabis plants at the building near the A14. Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

Three men have been arrested after police discovered more than 400 cannabis plants in a building near the A14 at Swavesey.

Officers found the haul yesterday (11th January) morning.

The plants are thought to be worth between £121,000 and £365,400.

Three men, two aged 28 and one aged 24, have been arrested on suspicion of the production of cannabis.

Police say the cannabis plants could be worth more than £360,000. Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

Cambridgeshire PC took marked police car 'to get a kebab'

A Cambridgeshire officer is accused of using his patrol car to go and get a kebab. Credit: Press Association.

A Cambridgeshire police officer faces a misconduct hearing today after he was accused of taking a marked car to go and eat a kebab while on duty.

PC Richard Musgrave's absence prompted an emergency response from colleagues who were concerned for his welfare.

He has been accused of breaching professional standards.

A document released by the force ahead of today's misconduct hearing alleges PC Musgrave's colleagues noticed he was missing from March police station while on duty in the early hours of July 31 2016.

"Numerous attempts were made to contact Pc Musgrave by radio and mobile phone without success.

"PC Musgrave had taken a marked police vehicle to collect [a woman] and her friends and take them to a friend's home address.

"PC Musgrave then drove to an industrial estate in the Hundred Road area and ate a kebab."

– Cambridgeshire Police misconduct hearing

Murder arrest after woman found stabbed and unconscious

A woman was found unconscious and with stab wounds Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found fatally stabbed in Essex.

Police were called to a property at Mountbatten Court in Braintree at 12.20am this morning (Saturday, December 16).

A woman in her 30s was found unconscious and with stab wounds. She died at the scene.

A man from Braintree was arrested and taken to hospital.

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