A man remains in custody after a former Royal Navy officer was run over and killed by his own car, as burglars stole it. Mike Samwell, from Manchester, confronted intruders in his home, then tried to stop them taking his Audi.
- Elaine Willcox reports from the scene in Chorlton, Manchester.
The wife of an ex-Royal Navy officer desperately called for help as he lay dying in the street after being run over by car thieves.Read the full story ›
The energy firm employer of Mike Samwell says "he was bright and positive with a real star quality that everybody loved".Read the full story ›
Police in Liverpool are at the scene of the murder of Aaron Lewis in Wavertree, a week after he was shot dead on Grosvenor Road.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the murder of Aaron Lewis in Liverpool say they have found a handgun.
It is being tested to find out whether it was the one used in the shooting.
The gun was found in a burnt out van just after the shooting on Wednesday evening, February 1, in Wavertree.
The family of Aaron Lewis who was murdered in Liverpool on Wednesday evening say his death has broken their hearts.Read the full story ›
A second man has been charged with murder after a man was shot dead in Greater Manchester.
Nathan Quigley, 30, from Hulme, was due to appear before magistrates in Manchester today.
Michael Blake, who was 28, died after he was shot in the leg and back of his head near to his home on Manchester Road in Westhoughton, near Bolton, over two weeks ago.
Nathan Daniels, 27, from Stockport, has previously appeared in court charged with murder.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a mother-of-one from Birkenhead.Read the full story ›
A man has been arrested over the death of a man in Trafford, Greater Manchester. Phillip Owen's body was found in Urmston on Sunday.Read the full story ›
The family of a 42 year old man who died in Urmston have paid tribute to him.
Phillip Owen's body was found at his home on Gloucester Road at 7pm last Sunday evening.
He had a single stab wound to his neck.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation and are now appealing to the public for information.
He was a good brother and son and always worked really hard at everything he did. He could make friends in a second and was a really likeable person who lived live to the full.
This is now a murder enquiry and we will do everything we can to bring those responsible to justice.
“Our thoughts are with Phillip’s family at this difficult time and specially trained officers are on hand to offer their support.
“We are now appealing for the public’s help with our investigation, any information you have could be a vital part of the jigsaw.
“The loss of any loved one is heart breaking but for the victim’s family and friends to lose him like this must be unbearable and I would urge anyone with knowledge to get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 2397 of 30/10/16, or Crimestoppers,