Police are questioning two men after a man's body was found in Woolton. The man in his 50s was discovered at the junction of Woolton Street and Allerton Road. He's not yet been formally identified.
"I am appealing for anyone who was in Woolton village last night or the early hours of this morning to come forward. I am particularly keen to speak with anyone who was in the Coffee House pub at closing time, around midnight, to come forward. It’s possible you may have seen something that could help us to piece together the events prior to the man’s death.”
Police have renewed their appeals for witnesses after a man's body was found in Woolton. The man in his 50's was found early this morning at the junction of Woolton Street and Allerton Road. A post mortem will be carried out later.
Daniel Crompton, 23, has been charged with robbery after an 87-year-old man was attacked in his own home in Bolton.
The pensioner was robbed and beaten when he was woken up by an intruder who broke into his home on Longfield Road.
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A man is being questioned on suspicion of murder and attempted murder after a double stabbing at a caravan park in Lancashire.
A 28 year old man was killed in the attack, his partner is critically ill in hospital. It happened at Stud Farm in Heysham.
Amy Welch reports.
The man who died following an incident at Stud Farm Caravan Park yesterday has been formally named by police as 28-year-old Adam Stirrup.
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An 18 year old man is being questioned after police in Blackpool launched a murder investigation over the death of a woman in the resort. Karen Marshall's body was found on Tuesday at a property on Fulwod Avenue. Initially her death was not thought to be suspicious.
“Karen lived alone and was a vulnerable lady. At some point either before or after her death her post office card was stolen and has since been used at ATM machines on Dickson Road and Westcliffe Drive. We’re very keen to identify any witnesses that may have any knowledge of this card being used or who perhaps saw anybody frequenting the address over the past week to get in touch.”