A man who lost his wife and three children after a fire in Leicester has told community leaders he is eager to lay his family to rest as soon as possible, in accordance with the religious beliefs of Islam.
Police are investigating whether their deaths are linked to the murder of a man who was attacked in a street less than a mile away.
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Police have launched an investigation after a toddler found seriously hurt at a home in Birmingham died in hospital yesterday.
An 87-year-old man requires surgery after he was injured in an attack by two men who broke into his home before robbing him.
Police have released an appeal to find a man who they suspect stabbed a teenage boy six times.