Woolwich terror attack

ITV News Central brings you the latest on the Woolwich terror attack. A house in Saxilby in Lincolnshire is being examined by Metropolitan Police officers investigating the murder.

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Six properties searched in Woolwich murder probe

A Scotland Yard statement added that six properties in London and Lincolnshire have so far been searched as part of the investigation into the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich yesterday.

Search warrants have been executed under PACE at six residential addresses; three in south London, one in east London, one in north London and one in Lincoln. The searches are ongoing.

– Metropolitan Police statement
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Extra patrols in Saxilby after Met Police investigation

Lincolnshire Police is supporting the investigation being carried out by our colleagues.

Although we are unable to comment on any aspect of ongoing investigations, we realise the events of the last couple of days will have had a significant impact on people living in Lincolnshire.

We would urge people to be calm and measured in their response to recent events.

We would like to thank the public, in particular the residents of Saxilby for their patience, co-operation and support throughout the day.

Anyone living in the area that has any concerns should approach one of the many officers patrolling the streets over the next couple of days.

Very careful consideration has been given to policing and resources in response to this incident and there are a significant amount of officers patrolling our community.


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Police search Lincolnshire home after Woolwich attack

Officers have this morning searched a property in Lincolnshire, believed be the former home of one of the suspects of the murder of a soldier in Woolwich, London yesterday. No arrests were made and it is unclear if any evidence was found or removed from the house.

Police close a road in Lincolnshire leading to a house which was raided in connection with the attack in Woolwich, London. Credit: Press Association


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Lincolnshire house searched by police after Woolwich attack

A house is being searched in Saxilby in Lincolnshire Credit: Calendar

A house on an estate in Saxilby in Lincolnshire is being examined by Metropolitan Police officers investigating yesterday's terror attack in Woolwich.

They are investigating the possibility that one of the alleged suspects could have links to the area.

A police cordon is in place around the estate, closing off all roads to the house currently under investigation.

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