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Family of man missing in Peru help with search effort

Harry Greaves went missing more than a week ago Credit: Family handout

The family of a man from Shropshire who's missing in Peru have travelled there to help with the search.

Harry Greaves from Oswestry hasn't been seen since he went on a mountain expedition more than a week ago. The Foreign Office is supporting his family.


Two Telford men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident in Shropshire last night.

Woollam Road in Arleston Credit: Google Street View

Police were called at 11.46pm to a report of a group of men fighting in the street on Woollam Road in Arleston.

A 32-year-old man from Telford received stab wounds to his chest. He is currently in hospital where his condition is described as stable.

A 19-year-old man and a 27-year-old man, both from Telford, have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. They are currently in police custody.

A section of Woollam Road is closed while we continue to investigate. It is likely to remain closed for some time and we would advise people to find an alternative route.

There will be extra officers patrolling the area over the weekend to provide reassurance to the local community.

– Superintendent James Tozer

Police are continuing to search for other people involved in the disorder and are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information that may help with their inquiry to contact them.

If you have information please call 101 and quote incident 819s of 14th April 2016.

Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via

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