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80-year-old woman victim of hit-and-run

A4143 in Abergavenny Credit: Google Maps

An 80-year-old woman was left needing hospital treatment after she was hit by a car in Abergavenny.

Gwent Police is appealing for information after the car failed to stop.

The incident happened at around 18.30 on Thursday 19th October on the A4143 near to the Cantref Inn.

She was crossing the road when she was hit, leaving her with non-life threatening injuries but needing surgery.

The vehicle involved is believed to be grey in colour however the victim was unable to provide any more details. Officers are keen to speak to anyone who was in that area at the time and who may have seen something.

– Gwent Police statement


Football team's wallets, phones and clothes stolen

Goytre Football Club Credit: Google

Police are appealing for information after a football team had their property stolen from the changing rooms as they played.

Gwent Police says the theft took place at Goytre Football Club in Penperlleni, Abergavenny on Saturday 10th December.

During the first half of the match, between 2pm and 2:45pm wallets, cash, bank cards, house keys, mobile phones, clothing, trainers and other personal belongings were taken.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

Man missing from psychiatric hospital found by police

A 28-year-old man who police described as a "potential risk to the public" has been found, after absconding from a psychiatric hospital.

Credit: Gwent Police

Keiron Miller went missing from Llanarth Court Psychiatric Hospital in Monmouthshire on Friday morning.

Police have confirmed he was found on Sunday afternoon by police in Abergavenny and has been returned to his hospital ward.

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