A Mansfield man who has notched up more than 80 court appearances has been given an Antisocial Behaviour Order (ASBO) to curb his behaviour.
Lee Wightman, of no fixed address, is well known to Nottinghamshire Police, Council Wardens, Security and Shop staff in the Mansfield town centre and surrounding retail areas due to his persistent offending.
Despite periods of imprisonment Wightman has continued to reoffend, committing acts of theft and being verbally abusive and aggressive and was sentenced to the three year ASBO by Mansfield magistrates.
A teenager has been reported for summons for wasting police time in connection with a sexual assault allegation.
The 17-year-old girl had alleged she had been attacked at Racecourse Park, off Southwell Road, at about 8.30pm on Friday 2 May, while walking through the park.
Detectives re-interviewed the girl on Thursday.
“There was a lot of concern from local people about this attack, and we have carried out a full investigation which led to the alleged victim being re-interviewed. After speaking to officers last night, she has subsequently been accused of wasting police time over the allegation.
Calendar understands the man arrested over the double murder in Worksop is the couple's son. The bodies of a man and woman were found at a house in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, just before 7am on Monday. A 28-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
The scene is cordoned off as forensic officers carry out detailed searches at the semi detached property. A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the deaths of a man and woman at Hardwick Road East in Worksop.
Police have said the deaths of two people in Worksop in Nottinghamshire are an 'isolated incident'.
A 28-year-old man has been arrested after the discovery of the bodies of a man and a woman in Hardwick Road East at just before 7am this morning (21 April).
“I would like to reassure the community that incidents of this nature are very rare. This was an isolated incident and we have made an arrest. House to house enquiries and patrols will be continuing in the area to reassure residents.”
Nottinghamshire Police say a 28-year-old man, who was arrested on suspicion of murder over the deaths of a man and woman at a house in Worksop, is receiving treatment in hospital. Tests to establish how they died and formal identification are expected to conclude tomorrow.
I would like to reassure the community that incidents of this nature are very rare. This was an isolated incident and we have made an arrest. House to house enquiries and patrols will be continuing in the area to reassure residents.”