The National Police Air Service were called in to help Lincolnshire police trace a man wanted following an assault.
Three people have now been arrested in connection with an assault on a woman this morning (Tuesday May 17th) in Grantham. NPAS was asked to assist in the search for the suspect who was arrested in Bourne. Two further people have been arrested for obstructing police and concealing an offender.
Police are trying to contact relatives of a Spanish man who died in a road accident at Thurlby, near Bourne, in Lincolnshire last night.
The man, a pedestrian, was involved in an accident with a gold Ford Mondeo being driven by a 39-year-old woman on the A15 at around 8pm.
He was given first aid at the scene but pronounced dead a short time later. Police are asking anyone who was in the area and saw the Mondeo before the accident, or who saw the collision itself, to contact them.
The cost of clearing up after an illegal rave in Lincolnshire is set to run into thousands of pounds.
The Forestry Commission say the event at the end of May in Twyford Woods has also led to a planned event this weekend being cancelled as the clean-up continues. 13 people have been charged with a range of offences, while a further 26 people were released on police bail.
Lincolnshire police say 13 people have now been charged after an illegal rave near Bourne over the weekend. There were multiple arrests at Twyford Woods as officers ended the illegal event. They also confiscated sound equipment and some vehicles.The various charges range from drugs offences to drink driving. 26 people have been released on bail whilst further investigations are carried out.
Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that they ended the illegal rave at Twyford Woods, near Bourne, last night on health and safety grounds. The operation was carried out during daylight between 7.30pm and 9.15pm. No one was injured.
12 more arrests were made for various offences bringing the total since it began to 28. A number of vehicles have been seized along with sound amplification equipment and generators.
The force closed the A1 during Sunday evening for the police operation. They have apologised to motorists.
Four police officers have been injured - one seriously - after officers came under attack from a large crowd of revellers when they broke up an illegal rave in Lincolnshire last night.
Police went to the Twyford Woods area, just off the A1, near Bourne, around midnight, after receiving a call from a member of the public complaining about loud noise and anti-social behaviour.
But when they attempted to break up the gathering they came under attack from the large crowd. Four officers were injured, one seriously but not life-threatening. A police dog was also injured.
Three women from Norfolk were arrested and police seized sound amplification equipment and generators. Police are asking motorists to avoid the roads around Twyford Woods whilst their enquiry continues.
A Lincolnshire child sex offender has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
49-year-old Philip Belcher, from Bourne, pleaded guilty to offences including rape of a female under 13, sexual assault of a female under 13, taking indecent images of a child and inciting a female under 13 to engage in sexual activity.
He was sentenced to a total of 22 years, 14 years in prison with 8 years on extended licence.
Detective Claire Hammond wanted to pay tribute to the victims and those affected by Belcher's actions. She said:
Detectives investigating the brutal murder of Alan Wood in October 2009 have appealed for information to help find a man called Pawel Wrzyszcz.
Alan Wood was bound, tortured and mutilated at his home in the tiny rural Hamlet of Lound, near Bourne in Lincolnshire, in October 2009.
Police know that his bank cards were stolen and used in Bourne and nearby Stamford over the following couple of days.
Police have not yet discovered a motive as, despite the use of what officers described as an "extraordinary level of violence," only a few hundred pounds was taken.
Det Supt Stuart Morrison, who is leading the investigation, said officers are trying to trace a man named Pawel Wrzyszcz, (pronounced “Pavel Vursch”) who may be able to help with the enquiry.