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Police appeal after products stolen from store

Police appeal after 'Northampton incident' Credit: Northamptonshire Police

Northamptonshire police want to speak to the man pictured above as they believe he may have information about an alleged incident in Northampton on Friday 20 January.

At just after 9pm, a man went into the Select Convenience store on Sheep Street and took laundry products and confectionary.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Appeal after 16-year-old girl grabbed by man

Appeal after 16-year-old girl grabbed by man Credit: PA

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old girl was grabbed by a man in Northampton.

It happened on Wednesday 18 January at around 4:45pm. The girl was walking along Haines Road when a man ran past her, stopped, turned around and asked her for directions before grabbing her wrists. She pushed him away and ran off.

The offender is described as a 5ft 6in slim, muscular man in his early 20s, with afro hair shaved at the sides, tattoos on his arm and chest and wearing no top. He was wearing grey tracksuit bottoms.


Appeal to trace next of kin of 85-year-old

Northamptonshire Police Credit: Northamptonshire Police

The Norfolk Coroner’s Office is appealing for help to trace the next of kin of a man from Norwich.

85-year-old Roger Giles was serving a sentence at HMP Norwich when he died of natural causes on 31 January.

Enquiries have revealed that Roger may have links to the Northamptonshire area.

Officers would like to trace anyone who may have known him or those that may have any details of his family or friends.

If you have information then you should call the Coroner’s Office in Norwich on 01603 276490.

Lambs and ewes stolen from barn

Lambs walk with ewes at Mayfield Farm in 2012 Credit: Chris Radburn / PA Archive/Press Association Images

Two ewes and two lambs have been stolen from a barn off Church Road, Little Houghton.

The theft took place at some point between midnight and 4am on Tuesday.

It is believed that they were dragged across the field and onto the Bedford Road, as you enter the village, where there may have been a vehicle waiting.

Anyone with information should contact Northamptonshire police on 101 or alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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