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Concern for missing Carlisle man last seen three weeks ago

Glenn Dawes Credit: Family photo

Police are searching for 65-year-old Glenn Dawes from Carlisle, who was last seen at his home on Ashness Drive on 22 November.

He is described as:

  • white
  • 5ft 8 inches tall
  • of stocky build
  • receding ginger hair
  • wearing a blue walking jacket and walking boots
  • carrying a yellow and black rucksack and walking stick

Anyone with information should call 101. Police ask Mr Dawes, if he sees this appeal, to get in touch to let them know he is safe and well.

More ice predicted for the Border region

Credit: Met Office

Once again, ice will create hazardous conditions across the region between now and 11am on Friday morning.

Heavy showers of rain, hail, sleet and snow are expected with some clearer periods, making temperatures dip sharply.

Ice and snow will fall on higher ground today but will possibly affect areas at lower levels, particularly in Dumfries & Galloway and the Borders.

Ice will also form on untreated roads and surfaces, causing disruption to travel.

18-year-old arrested over serious assault in Annan

The assault happened in the car park of Springbells Road Credit: ITV Border

An 18-year-old man from Lockerbie has been arrested in connection with a serious assault on a 16-year-old man in Annan.

The incident happened on the night of Saturday 9 December, where the 16-year-old was attacked by a group of four males. He was treated at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary after suffering serious facial injuries.

A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.


Police name man who died on A66

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Police have named the man who died on the A66 as David Robinson, 53, of Keswick.

He was pronounced dead at the scene after being found injured at around 7.30am on 13 December.

Police are still investigating how David Robinson died, but think he may have been hit by a HGV and that the driver was not aware of the collision.

Anyone with information or who may have dashcam footage of that area around 7.30am, should call 101 and ask to speak to PC 1947 Ross.

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