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Police are looking for a dog who was stolen from outside a fish and chip shop in Kettering.
The dog was tethered outside the Bignal fish and chip shop in Bignal Court, off Lake Avenue at around 7pm last Tuesday.
The missing dog is a 5-year-old black and white Saluki bitch and she was untied and taken while the owner was in the shop.
Witnesses, or anyone with information, is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101.
It's emerged that the first UK national to be killed while fighting Islamic State militants was a student in Nottingham.
It's understood Konstandinos Scurfield was shot dead on Monday while fighting alongside Kurdish forces in Syria. Chris Halpin reports.
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Police in Northampton are hunting for a man who subjected a cat to a horrendous attack outside the town's railway station last night.
Members of the public reported to officers that they saw the man "throwing the animal around and lying on top of it."
The assault happened on Black Lion Road shortly before 8pm last night (March 2).
The man is described as being in his 50s and 60s with long grey or dark hair. He was wearing a black leather jacket and jeans.
Police say that there has been no trace of either the man or the cat since the attack.
A campaign to tackle the blight of litter thrown from vehicles on to roads has been launched in Northamptonshire.
Those caught throwing rubbish from the vehicles could face a fine of £75 or more.
Posters announcing the new campaign have been put up along the county's main roads and at petrol stations and fast food outlets.
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A man from Northamptonshire has begun an epic journey, to walk 5,500 miles from his home town of Kettering to Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa.Read the full story ›
A new helpline has been launched to support victims of sex-related violence in Northamptonshire.
The helpline is designed to help victims of crimes like rape, stalking, harassment, forced marriage and sex trafficking.
It will be run by Northamptonshire Rape Crisis. They say the new line should help them get in touch with more vulnerable people who need their help.