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Police searching for missing Rotherham woman

Police in Rotherham are asking for the public's help in finding a missing woman from Rotherham.

Have you seen missing Laura? Credit: South Yorkshire Police

28-year-old Laura Griffin was last seen around 1.45pm on Sunday in Union Street, Harthill. Detectives say that Laura's family and friends are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.

Laura is described as white, around 5ft 2ins tall, of slim build with blonde hair. She sometimes wears glasses.

Man found with potentially life-threatening injuries in Rotherham park

Detectives in Rotherham say they are investigating an attack on a man who was found with what they are describing as 'serious head injuries'.

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The 53-year-old was found in Bradgate Park at around 10:50pm on Wednesday.

Officers say an investigation is now underway to establish what happened to the man and speak to anyone who was in the area at the time.

The man currently remains in hospital in a serious and potentially life-threatening condition.

I would like to ask that anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious to come forward so that we can establish what happened in this incident.

– Detective Sergeant Claire Moss


Police issue image over Rotherham indecent exposure

South Yorkshire Police have released an e-fit image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a reported indecent exposure in Rotherham.

Police say the man is believed to have been wearing a green and black Nike top and black tracksuit bottoms Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Detectives say at about 6.30pm on Tuesday 2 August, it is reported that a nine-year-old girl and her friend were walking along the Wellway, Sunnyside, when a man indecently exposed himself.

The man is also said to have made inappropriate comments towards the two girls.

He is believed to have been wearing a green and black Nike top and black tracksuit bottoms and was riding a mountain bike.

Missing Leicestershire teenager believed to be in South Yorkshire

Britney Rollinson Credit: South Yorkshire Police

A teenager who went missing from Leicestershire last Friday is believed to be in South Yorkshire, police say.

Britney Rollinson, 15, was reportedly seen at Meadowhall Interchange on Friday evening, though police say this is not yet confirmed, and she has connections to the Rotherham area.

The teenager was last seen wearing a white knee-length dress with grey stripes, grey Adidas trainers and was carrying a black handbag. She has blonde dyed hair.

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