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West Mercia Police are appealing for help in finding missing 24-year-old Kieran Burke who went missing from Whitchurch in the early hours of Monday 18 January.
He was thought to be driving a red Toyota Yaris which has the registration plate BJ51 YJD and was last seen near Birmingham International Airport on the same day at about 9.30pm.
Kieran, who is described as white with short brown hair and of slim build, could have left the vehicle and now be on foot.
Anyone with any information about Kieran's whereabouts, or the car described, is urged to call police on 101.
West Mercia Police are investigating a serious assault that happened yesterday evening.
At around 8pm, a man in his 40s was stabbed at an address in Castlefields, Oswestry.
The victim received serious injuries, required immediate medical attention and is still being treated in hospital.
The suspects are three black men, believed to be in their early 20s.
Two of the men are around 5ft 4ins to 5ft 6ins tall and the third man is around 6ft tall.
This was a vicious attack on a man which has left him with very serious injuries.
I would urge anyone who may have been in the area just before the attack, or who may have seen the men leaving the property to contact us immediately.
We don't believe there is any risk to the local community, but there will be an increased police presence to provide reassurance to people in the area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.
If you don't want to speak directly to police you can contact the independent charity, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online.
West Mercia police are appealing for witnesses following an assault that took place on Shakespeare Road last night.
Police were called at around 6:15pm following reports of an altercation between a man in his 30s and two other men.
It is believed the offenders arrived in a blue Citroen Picasso and the victim came out into the street.
Following a brief altercation the victim was assaulted before the two men left the scene in the same vehicle.
A man in his 30s was taken to Royal Worcester Hospital with facial injuries in the early hours of this morning.
Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or has any further information to contact them on 101 quoting incident number 542s of 18 January 2016.
Alternatively, information can be given anonymously via Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.
West Mercia Police Officers are appealing for information after a man attempted to steal a car in Kidderminster.Read the full story ›
Police officers searching for missing Hereford man, Vincent Quinn, have discovered a body in the River Wye at Braemar Gardens in Hereford.
Vincent's next of kin have been informed and police are now waiting for formal identification.
The body was discovered at 11am this morning by specialist search and rescue teams.
Vincent was last seen on Monday 21st December in Pomona Place, Hereford.
Police are still keen to speak to anyone who saw or spoke to Vincent since 21st December.
Anyone who did should call 101 and quote incident 181s of 10th January 2016.
Missing teenager Abigail Walford has been found.
West Mercia police tweeted to say they were pleased the 19-year-old had been found safe.
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