Bedfordshire Police have urged women to lock their car doors after a woman driver suffered a serious sexual assault shortly after stopping for petrol in Dunstable.
The attack happened just before 7pm last Thursday when the woman was leaving the Shell Petrol Station in Poynters Road in Dunstable after a man opened the passenger door and got in. He then forced her to drive to Tomlinson Avenue where he attacked her.
More top news
Icy stretches will form tonight as temperatures drop and wintry showers develop later.
A woman has been banned from keeping all animals for three years after admitting neglecting her cat and four kittens - two of whom died.
With the cold weather expected to last for at least the next five days, the Met Office has issued various snow and ice warnings.