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Police are searching for missing teenager

Jessie Morgan was reported missing on Wednesday. Credit: Warwickshire Police

Officers are appealing for help in finding 17-year-old Jessie Morgan from Warwickshire who has been missing since Wednesday 24 August.

Jessie has shoulder length blonde hair, is 5 foot 1 inch tall and has a lip piercing.

She was last seen carrying a green bag and dressed in black.

Police believe she may be in Birmingham or London.


140-year-old structure reconstructed to upgrade railway

New beams in place at Hucknall Station Credit: Twitter/@networkrail

Station Road Bridge in Hucknall has been demolished as part of Network Rail's Railway Upgrade Plan.

The train line below has been closed this weekend to allow for new bridge beams to be fitted at Hucknall station. The road surface on the bridge will also be replaced to cater for the 9,000 vehicles which use it every day.

Works on the repairs began on June 4 and will take six months to complete.

The road remains closed but train services using the line below will be unaffected, apart from during the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Teenagers arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

An 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder Credit: PA

An 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder this morning following an alleged assault. Both men remain in police custody.

Officers attended the scene at around 4.30pm, on Friday 26 August, after the alleged assault, which is believed to have taken place on Pedmore Valley, Bestwood in Nottingham.

The victim, a 34-year-old man, remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

A 22-year-old man who was arrested yesterday, 27 August 2016, was later bailed.

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