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15-year-old missing Shropshire girl may be in Birmingham

Police are appealing for information in the search for a missing 15-year-old girl.

Alesha Timby, who has been missing before, was last seen at her home in Shropshire at around 6.45pm on Tuesday 3 January. Police say she might be in Birmingham.

Alesha Timby Credit: West Midlands Police

Alesha is described as 5ft 5ins tall, with blue eyes and dyed red hair. She is originally from Birmingham and is known to have relatives and friends in the area.

She was last seen wearing a blue and white top, black trainers, a grey and blue cap, silver earrings and blue jeans with ripped knees.

Man dies and two injured following head on collision

A man has died after a head on collision which left two other people injured. The crash happened this afternoon on the A458 between Cressage and Cound in Shropshire.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said:

“On arrival crews found a car and a 4×4 vehicle that had suffered severe damage and was on its roof. Tragically, it was not possible to save the life of the driver of the car, a man, and he was confirmed dead at the scene.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman.

A 62 year old woman who was the front seat passenger was taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital by ambulance. The 76 year old man, who was the only occupant of the 4×4, suffered head and facial injuries.

Car deliberately driven at worker in attempted robbery

Police are investigating what happened Credit: PA

A car was deliberately driven at a security worker as part of an attempted cash-in-transit robbery, according to police.

The G4S employee ran into a petrol station during the incident at a Tesco store on the Wrekin Retail Park in Telford in Shropshire, at about 8.40am this morning.

It's believed the car was parked near the petrol station for up to an hour before the attempted robbery.

Nothing was stolen and the car then drove off in the direction of the Ketley Brook roundabout.

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