All posts tagged "crime"

  • Two Prescot Men Charged with Jonathan Fitchett Murder

    Merseyside Police charged two men with murder on Sunday night, following the death of Jonathan Fitchett, 22, from Prescot. Gerard Childs, 27, of King Edward Road, Rainhill, and Stephen Price, 28, of Hayes Avenue, Prescot, were charged...

    • Posted July 15, 2013
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  • RIP Jonathan Fitchett, Prescot Man Attacked Thursday

    A Merseyside Police investigation into an assault has become a murder inquiry after the 22-year-old victim, from Prescot, died in hospital. Jonathan Fitchett, an ex-pupil of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic School, was attacked by four men in...

    • Posted July 12, 2013
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  • Prescot Man in Court on Gun Charges

    A man from Thomas Drive in Prescot will face court this morning (Friday 12 July) on firearms charges.

    • Posted July 12, 2013
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  • Man in Serious Condition after Prescot Retail Park Attack

    A young man is in hospital with severe injuries after he was attacked in Prescot at around 1.30pm on Thursday (11 July). The man, whose identity has not been made public, is believed to be in his...

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Gun & Ammo Found Buried in Rainhill Field

    Via Merseyside Police: Detectives from Merseyside Police’s Matrix anti-gun crime unit are examining a suspected handgun and ammunition found buried in a field in Rainhill on Sunday, 30 June. At about 3.30pm a member of the public...

    • Posted July 3, 2013
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  • Whiston House Fire Is Suspected Arson

    The fire that gutted a sandstone cottage in Whiston on the weekend was probably started deliberately, according to Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service. Emergency services were called to the unoccupied property shortly after 5pm on Saturday evening....

    • Posted June 10, 2013
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  • Prescot Man Charged in Merseyside Drugs Raid

    A resident of Hughes Avenue in Prescot was among six men arrested and charged following dawn raids on Thursday 9 May. Lee Gray, 30, stands accused of conspiracy to produce cannabis. He will appear in Liverpool Magistrates...

    • Posted May 10, 2013
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  • Boy Approached by Suspicion Man Near Henley Park, Whiston

    (Via Merseyside Police) Merseyside Police can confirm officers received a report of suspicious activity in the Whiston area this afternoon (Friday, 5 April). At around 12.30pm, an 11-year-old boy was walking down Delph Lane when he reported...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Rainhill Woman Found Dead, Murder Investigation Underway

    A Rainhill woman was killed and left in her car, Merseyside Police have reported. The body of 45-year-old solicitor Linda Bakewell was discovered in Widnes on Wednesday. Philip Martins, 47, who lives close to where her silver...

    • Posted November 26, 2010
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