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A convicted drug grower from Leicester has been ordered to surrender just under £120,000 or face a further two years in jail.
Karen McCann, 59, is already serving a sentence of three years and four months after she admitted production of cannabis, abstraction of electricity and money laundering.
Earlier this week a judge at Leicester Crown Court decided she had benefitted from her criminality to the tune of £341,861.01 and that she had realisable assets of almost £120,000.
She now has six months to come up with the cash or face a longer jail term.
Police found 26 cannabis plants growing in a bedroom, another 40 in her loft, and £18,000 in cash when they raided her home in March.
She pleaded guilty to the offences in August, and was sentenced the following month.
A man attacked a frail 84-year-old woman and stole her handbag, leaving her with a fractured wrist and cuts to her face.
The attack happened as the woman was walking home from a shopping trip on Larch Walk in Yardley on Sunday 16 November at 4.15pm.
Nearly 300 pledges to tackle obesity have been made by individuals and organisations following a major conference in Wolverhampton aimed at tackling a “ticking time bomb” facing the city.
The Obesity Summit, held at Wolverhampton Racecourse earlier this month, saw around 300 health professionals, businesses and community organisations come together to join the fight against obesity in Wolverhampton.
It comes as more than two thirds of adults in the city are either obese or overweight with an increasing number of young people following suit.
A family of a man who died in a road accident in Oldbury on Sunday have paid tribute to him.
26-year-old Adam Hancox was driving a Ford Ka when he was involved in a crash with a VW Passat on Wolverhampton Road at the junction of Bleakhouse Road at around 9.30am.
Kasim Mohammed, aged 26, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving and will appear at Warley Magistrates Court today.
CCTV has been released of a man police want to speak to after a woman was inappropriately touched by a passenger on a bus in Coventry.
It happened at around 3pm on Wednesday 15 October, as the woman travelled on the No 21 bus from Coventry city centre to Willenhall.
A man got on the bus on the London Road, sat beside the 19-year-old and touched her inappropriately before getting off the bus on St James’ Lane.
A witness appeal has been launched.
Investigations are continuing after a man was stabbed during an attempted theft at a bank in Long Eaton.
Three men targeted a G4S cash delivery van at Santander bank on the High Street in the early hours of yesterday morning.
The delivery driver was stabbed twice in his side, he was taken to hospital and later discharged.
A Polish lorry driver who drove the wrong way down the M6 while he was three times over the legal drink-drive limit has been jailed for eight weeks and banned for three years.
Tomasz Kruchowski was stopped by police at around 2am on Monday when they saw the lorry travelling away from the M6 junction on the wrong carriageway.
The 35-year-old pleaded guilty at Walsall Magistrates Court.
Police are appealing for help to find a number of items stolen from a house in Sileby, including two rings.
A 22 carat gold ring set with a large bloodstone gem, and a silver ring engraved with the initials 'CJB' were stolen.
A white projector, crystal earrings and a bracelet, a designer ladies watch and two gold sovereign rings were also taken in the burglary.
The house in Wattle Close was burgled between 7.40am and 4.05am on Monday 27 October.
Police are appealing for information about the suspected arson attack on two sheds and summer house at an allotment site in Leicester.
The Rowley Fields Allotments, off Meredith Road, was targeted overnight on Friday, with the damage discovered on Saturday morning.
Police say they are linking the fires which they believe to have been started deliberately.
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