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Horse recovering after rifle shot to face

A dressage horse is recovering after being shot in the face with a rifle in rural Wiltshire.

Darcy left with deep wound just below eye

The 10-year-old mare called Darcy was hit just under her left eye.

It happened in a field near her stables at Chisbury near Marlborough and police say she is very lucky to be alive as the bullet entered her skull.

Her owner, Mark Hope, believes it may have been from a stray shot by poachers:

Man steals beauty items and toothbrushes worth £3000

Police are asking residents in Marlborough if they recognise this man who has taken goods worth £3000 from a supermarket.

The three separate occasions, a male has gone into Waitrose in Marlborough and taken beauty products, electric toothbrushes and other items.

CCTV image of the suspect Credit: Wiltshire Police

Each time, the value of the items is around £1000, meaning in total £3000 worth of goods have been stolen.

The suspect, who is believed to be the same person, is described as white, aged between 40-50, around five foot ten inches tall with a shaven head.

The man has been described as white, aged between 40 and 50 years old with a shaven head Credit: Wiltshire Police

He sometimes wears glasses, which he removes along with his hat, once he leaves the store.

Anyone with information should contact PC Anthony Boardman on 101.

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Men charged with shop robbery

Deacon & Sons was raided on Tuesday morning. Credit: ITV Meridian

Three men are due before Chippenham magistrates, charged in connection with a raid on a jeweller's shop in Marlborough in Wiltshire.

It happened at Deacon & Sons in the High Street on Tuesday morning. Men smashed display cabinets and grabbed jewellery.

20-year-old Lynton Summerfield and Marcus Cohen and Paul Gallimore, both 33, who are all from the Coventry area have been charged with robbery.

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