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Worksop deaths are an 'isolated incident'

Police have said the deaths of two people in Worksop in Nottinghamshire are an 'isolated incident'.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested after the discovery of the bodies of a man and a woman in Hardwick Road East at just before 7am this morning (21 April).

“I would like to reassure the community that incidents of this nature are very rare. This was an isolated incident and we have made an arrest. House to house enquiries and patrols will be continuing in the area to reassure residents.”

– Inspector Phil Davies


Concerns for health of missing Worksop mum

Police are concerned for the state-of-mind of missing Vanessa Firth Credit: Nottingham Police

Nottinghamshire Police are concerned for the state-of-mind of 31-year-old Vanessa Firth.

The mother-of-one, from Netherton Road, Manton, has not been seen since 6:45pm on Wednesday.

Officers and relatives have searched the local area, including Hannah Park and Library Gardens where she enjoys visiting, but she is nowhere to be found.

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