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Map shows where man was robbed in Lincoln

The robbery took place near Portland Street before the attacker fled along Hermit Street Credit: ITV News Central

The offender attacked his 69-year-old victim from behind at some garages near Portland Street before he fled the scene along Hermit Street.

The attacker is described as looking around 30-years-old, 5ft-6in tall, thin and wearing a dark jacket with light tracksuit bottoms.

69-year-old who was robbed in Lincoln dies in hospital

A robber attacked a man near Portland Street in Lincoln, before running off with his wallet along Hermit Street Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire/Press Association Images

A 69-year-old man who was robbed in Lincoln on Friday night has sadly died in hospital.

The man, who is yet to be named, was attacked near Portland Street at around 5.30pm, when he was approached from behind and had his wallet stolen.

He was taken to Lincoln County Hospital for treatment, where he later died.

A post-mortem examination has been carried out but further tests are needed to determine the exact cause of death.

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Body of missing woman found in Lincolnshire woodland

Police searching for a missing American citizen in Lincolnshire have found a woman's body.

52-year-old Denise Gray vanished from the village of Revesby on Monday.

She was found in woodland close to the village yesterday and her body was formally identified last night.

Officers say the death is not being treated as suspicious and a post-mortem examination will take place next week.

Police search for missing US citizen in Lincolnshire

Police are this morning continuing to search for a 52-year-old woman missing from Revesby in Lincolnshire.

Denise Gray was last seen at 12:15pm on Monday after she left the address she was staying at in the village.

52-year-old Denise Gray has been missing since Monday Credit: Lincolnshire Police

Denise is a US citizen with a strong American accent. She is 5'8" tall, of slim build, Hispanic appearance and has dark, shoulder-length curly hair. She was wearing a short maroon/red jacket and black trousers and also wears glasses.

Lincolnshire's Police and Crime Commissioner apologises over suspension of Chief Constable

PCC Alan Hardwick and Chief Constable Neil Rhodes Credit: ITV News Central

"I want to express how sorry I am that you and your family endured an experience and anxiety which were never my intention. My apology is sincere and unreserved"

Apology from Alan Hardwick, Lincolnshire PCC Credit: Lincolnshire Police

Stamford burglaries: police release CCTV images

Lincolnshire Police have released two CCTV images of men they wish to speak to in relation to two burglaries in Stamford in December. Police believe distraction tactics were used while the offences were committed.

CCTV image of a man Lincolnshire police want to contact Credit: ITV News Central
The second man police wish to speak to Credit: ITV News Central

The burglaries occurred on the 30th December 2013 between 4pm and 4.30pm. The first incident was in a shop on St Paul's Street in which a mobile phone was reported stolen. In the second case a small amount of cash was reported stolen from a shop on the High Street.

Anyone who recognises either of these men is asked to call 101 with information for the attention of investigating officer PC Andrew Donaldson.

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Man arrested after armed stand-off in Lincolnshire

Armed police were called to an address in High Street in Ruskington earlier today Credit: ITV News Central

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after an armed stand-off with police in a village in Lincolnshire,

An armed response unit were sent to the scene at High Street in Ruskington after a report that a man was inside with a firearm.

A trained negotiator was called and the man left the house at around 10.40am. The man was alone and no one else was at risk.

A 33-year-old man was arrested after a trained negotiator Credit: ITV News Central
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In pictures: armed stand-off in Ruskington

Police arrest a 33-year-old man after an armed stand-off Credit: TV Yorkshire
Police stand gaurd at High Street in Ruskington after the armed stand-off Credit: ITV Yorkshire

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after an armed stand-off at a property in Ruskington in Lincolnshire. An armed response unit were sent to the scene at High Street after a report that a man was inside with a firearm.

A trained negotiator was called and the man left the house at around 10.40am. The man was alone and no one else was at risk.

Police arrest man in armed stand-off in Lincolnshire

An armed response unit was involved in the incident in Ruskington Credit: PA

Police have arrested a man in Lincolnshire after an armed stand-off at a property in Ruskington.

Firearms officers were called to High Street, which police say was to ensure the safety of people in the area.

A trained negotiator managed to talk the man around and he left the house at 10:40am.

A 33-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of failing to appear at court,

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