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Police are appealing for information to help find Garry Hardy, who was reported missing from Stamford on July 8th.
Garry, 46, was reported missing by a family member on the evening of the 8th and is believed to have last been in the Meadows area during the morning the next day.
He is described as white, around 6ft 2in in height, of medium build, with stubble and short brown hair. He is believed to be wearing a waist-length black rain coat and shorts, and has a black butterfly tattoo on his right leg.
Anyone who has seen or had contact with Gary, or who knows of his whereabouts, is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on 101.
Two men have been arrested after police seized a substantial amount of cannabis grow at a house in Stamford.
Over 50 cannabis plants were seized during the raid at the property in St Paul’s Street, Stamford, on Monday morning.
Officers searching the premises seized a substantial amount of cannabis and growing equipment.
Two men aged 56 and 22 were arrested on suspicion of the production of drugs and taken in custody for questioning.
They have been bailed to return to the police station in June whilst the investigation is ongoing.
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Nursing staff at Stamford Hospital have been receiving festive thank you cards from a former patient since 1960 but they do not know who they were.
Staff say there are very few clues as to who it could be - but say they want to track him down, because it is their turn to say thank you.
14-year-old Mollie Howard, who went missing from Stamford on Tuesday evening, was located overnight safe and well.
Detectives investigating a sexual assault in Stamford are appealing for a potential witness to come forward.
On Friday 4th July, just after 4pm, a woman walking her dog on the footpath which joins Selwyn Road to Churchill Road was approached by a man who grabbed her breast.
The offender is described as a slim white man, approximately 18 years old, 5ft - 5ft 7" tall, with short dark hair parted to one side.
Police believe a woman in her twenties, who was walking a three-legged Spaniel at the time, may have witnessed the incident and they are appealing for her to come forward.
Two ex-servicemen from Lincolnshire, are among of a group of former soldiers, who are paying their own tribute to the heroes of D-Day by travelling across the English Channel to Normandy by canoe to mark the 70th anniversary of the historic assault.
Matt Almond, 37, from Lincoln and Richard Bentley, 50, from Stamford, are among the group of six setting off from Portland, Dorset today in three two-man canoes, enduring two nights at sea and paddling a total of 124miles, finally arriving at Arromanches-les-Bains, by first light on Friday.
The family of a boy who fell from the back of a moving coach have thanked well wishers for their support.
Sebastian Goold was part of a team travelling back to Stamford from a rugby tournament in Holt, north Norfolk, when he fell from an exit floor on the coach, sustaining serious injuries.
His parents, Nick and Tracey Goold, said: "We would like to pass on our gratitude and thanks to friends and associates at Stamford Rugby Club, and to the wider rugby family, for their well wishes and prayers at what is a deeply distressing time.
"We have received further messages of support from lots of other people, wishing Sebastian well, and these too have been gratefully received.
"However our focus, at this time, remains on keeping a vigil at Sebastian’s bedside and we ask that we are left alone to deal with this as a family.
The police investigation continues with an examination of the coach due to commence today.