Man run over by car thief

A man's in hospital after suffered serious injuries after being run over as he tried to stop a thief stealing his car.

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Man knocked unconscious in unprovoked attack in St Neots

Police are investigating after a man was knocked unconscious in an unprovoked attack in St Neots.

The 31 year old was punched to the ground in the High Street after being approached by a man at about 2am on Sunday (June 8).

The attacker then ran off.

The victim required hospital treatment for head injuries following the assault.

The offender is described as white, 40 to 45, with short cropped hair. He was wearing a long-sleeved grey top, blue jeans and white trainers.

"This was a nasty, unprovoked attack.

"It is lucky that the victim was not more seriously injured and I would urge anyone who saw what happened, or knows who is responsible, to call police."

– Detective Constable Kevin Hills

Anyone with any information should call DC Hills on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

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Cambridgeshire Police search for missing St Neots boy last seen wearing pyjamas

Police are looking for a missing 3-year-old boy.
Police are looking for a missing 3-year-old boy. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Cambridgeshire Police are looking for a 3-year-old boy who's gone missing in St Neots.

The boy, named locally as Jaden Gumm, is described as white, with blonde hair and was wearing blue pyjamas with black stars.

Anyone who sees him should ring 999.

Bottles thrown at cars in St Neots

Police are appealing for witnesses after bottles were thrown at two cars in St Neots.

The cars were travelling along the southbound carriageway of the A428 towards Barford Road roundabout on Tuesday when bottles were thrown at their windscreens.

The first incident happened at about 8.30pm and involved a Volkswagen Polo, being driven by a 67-year-old woman who was travelling with her 16-year-old grand-daughter. A bottle struck her windscreen causing half of it to shatter.

The second incident happened at about 8.45pm when the driver of a Ford Fiesta, a 22-year-old woman, heard a smashing sound. When she stopped she noticed the damage to her windscreen had also been caused by a bottle.

PC Craig Wheeler said: "Throwing objects at vehicles is very dangerous and puts lives at risk.

"The drivers were left extremely shaken and not seriously hurt but it could have been a lot worse.

"I would appeal to anyone who knows who is responsible to contact police."

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

Man crushed by herd of cows

A man has been crushed by a herd of cows at St Neots, Cambridgeshire Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man's been seriously injured after being trampled by a herd of cows in Cambridgeshire.

Paramedics were called to the incident in a field in St Neots. The man believed to be in his 60s was taken to the specialist trauma centre at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

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Pedestrian hit by car in Cambridgeshire

Magpas Helimedix were called to the scene

A pedestrian is in hospital after being struck by a car in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.

Magpas, the air ambulance charity, were called out on Thursday night to treat the man in his 30s.

He was taken by ambulance to Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge where on arrival he was in a stable condition.

Rollercoaster collapse in Cambridgeshire

Eleven people have been injured after a rollercoaster partly collapsed in Cambridgeshire.

The accident happened in St Neots at around 9.30 last night, Friday 31st May.

Twenty-five people were on the ride at the time - ten were treated for minor injuries at the scene, while one was taken to hospital with a suspected broken ankle.

The Health and Safety Executive have been informed and are investigating.

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