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Police release CCTV over Sinfin shop theft

The man was seen stealing items from Asda in Sinfin Credit: Derbyshire Constabulary

Police have released CCTV stills of a man they would like to speak to following a theft from a store in Sinfin.

At around 10.35pm on Tuesday, July 28, a man entered the Asda Store at Sinfin District Centre and placed a television set top box into his basket.

CCTV in the shop then capture him wandering the shop, taking the items from his basket and then fleeing the shop without paying.

The offender is described as white, 6ft tall, of slim build with a bald head. At the time of the incident he was wearing jeans and a light grey zip up hooded jacket with dark blue patches down sleeves.

Do you recognise the man in the CCTV images? If so call PC Andrew Kendall-Edwards on 101, quoting crime number 32072/15, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

The man was seen stealing items from Asda in Sinfin Credit: Derbyshire Constabulary
Derbyshire Police are attempting to trace the man captured in CCTV Credit: Derbyshire Constabulary

19-year-old man charged with possessing drugs with intent to supply

The 19-year-old has been charged. Credit: Wolfram Steinberg/DPA/Press Association Images

A man has been charged with possessing cannabis with the intent to supply following a drugs warrant in Rose Hill, Derbyshire.

Safyan Hussain is due to appear before magistrates in Derby on August 18.

Police carried out a warrant at a house in Depot Street on Wednesday, February 4, finding cash and cannabis.

19-year-old Mr Hussain, of Depot Street, was arrested at the scene.

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Chris Packham leads protest against illegal killing of a rare bird of prey

TV naturalist Chris Packham has led a protest in Derbyshire against the illegal killing of a rare bird of prey.

Hundreds of campaigners at seven sites across the country took part in Hen Harrier Day, which aimed to raise awareness of the targeting of the birds.

They are protected by law but conservationists say they are shot because they prey on red grouse

Chris Packham leads protest against illegal killing of a rare bird of prey Credit: Granada Reports

Weekend picks: QUAD Summer Nights Film Festival

QUAD Summer Nights Film Festival Credit: Facebook

QUAD Summer Nights Film Festival will take place on 8th Aug at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire.

The Grand Budapest Hotel will be screened this Saturday night in the stunning grounds of Calke Abbey Estate as part of this years QUAD Summer Nights Film Festival.

The festival comes as outdoor film screenings will be popping up in beautiful heritage locations all over the country throughout the summer.

Concerns grow for safety of missing teen

Dion Eves was last seen leaving her home in Wainsgroves Credit: Derbyshire Police

Concerns are growing for the safety of a 15-year-old girl from Derbyshire who was last seen on August 1st.

Dion Eves hasn't been seen since leaving her home in Wainsgroves at lunchtime on Saturday 1st August. She told her family she would be back that evening after visiting a friend but she didn't return.

The 15-year-old is 5ft 4ins tall of a slim build. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue cardigan and blue rucksack.

Anyone with information should call police on 101.

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Police seeking information regarding an incident involving a young boy

Derbyshire police are seeking any information regarding the incident. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Archive/PA Images

Police are appealing for information following an incident involving a 16 year-old boy in Derby.

On Wednesday, June 10 at 9.15pm a 16-year-old boy was walking along Burnaby Street, in the direction of Haig Street, when he was approached by a man.

The man had a short conversation with the boy and then inappropriately touched him. The man ran off in the direction of Brighton Road.

He was described as white, in his 40s, 5ft 9ins tall, of a medium build with a large belly. His hair was receding and was a greyish brown in colour and he was clean shaven.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt Hayley Repton at Cotton Lane police station on 101 quoting crime reference number 24437/15.

New service to launch to support soldiers with drinking problems

Around 13% of ex-servicemen have a drinking problem in Derby. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Archive/PA Images

A new service to support former members of the armed forces with alcohol issues is being launched in Derby today.

It's estimated 50 thousand ex-service personnel live in Derbyshire and around 13% of them have a drinking problem.

The pilot is being funded by the city council.

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