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Over the years we've covered the exploits of Glyn Marston - a fanatical fundraiser from Willenhall who has used his love of long distance running to raise thousands for charity. He's set treadmill records, run 150 miles non-stop and even run across the Grand Canyon.
Glyn was grounded a few years ago after a knee injury that doctors warned would put him in a wheelchair if he didn't hang up his trainers for good.
Now he's back - with the help of a machine that helps him run, without risk.
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A 41-year-old man is in critical condition in hospital after he was hit by a car outside the Workers Rest pub, in Willenhall, last night.
Police are appealing for information after two men were hit by a silver E Class Mercedes with the registration number, YG64 VZK.
The other man hit also suffered minor cuts and bruises.
A 27-year-old man from Wolverhampton was arrested on suspicion of attempt murder and remains in custody.
Police are concerned for the welfare of a hospital patient who has gone missing.
On August 21, 43-year-old Jason Whitehouse walked out of Walsall Manor Hospital where he was receiving treatment.
He is described as 5ft 6ins tall of slim build and with receding hair.
Police have appealed for a mystery motorist who stopped a violent robbery in Willenhall last Sunday evening.
The driver drove past attackers stamping on the head of their victim and beeped his horn at which point the attackers ran away.
The robbery took place on Bilston Lane at around 8.45pm for 15 minutes. The 22-year-old victim was attacked for his mobile phone but did not give it up despite being kicked in the head.
The attackers continued the beating until the driver sounded his horn when they ran away towards Rose Hill.
Detective Sergeant Craig Newey said:
We really need to speak to anyone who saw the assault. In particular I’m very keen to hear from driver who sounded their horn and stopped this from potentially becoming a much more serious matter.
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CCTV footage of four masked men wanted on suspicion of stealing thousands of pounds worth of computers, TVs and mobile phones has been released by police.
Four men broke into a business in Willenhall, Walsall, after disabling a burglar alarm by cutting the phone line in the early hours of August 1.
Police hope the pictures will help them track down the men.
The schoolboy was reported missing to police at around 8.30am this morning and a search was launched around the local area
Romeo is described as white, 4ft 9in tall, of stocky build, with short fair hair, blue eyes, and he has an instant tattoo on his left forearm.
Officers are searching for an 8-year-old boy who has been missing from his home near Walsall for several hours.
Romeo Mayhead was last seen after he went to bed late last night but when his family woke this morning they found he had gone from their Shortheath home.