All posts tagged "crime"

  • ‘Adam Was the Centre of Our Whole World,’ Say Family of Prescot Murder Victim

    The family of Adam Ellison, who was killed in Prescot town centre in the early hours of Saturday 4 November, have paid tribute to him. “Our world fell apart on Saturday when we received the news that...

    • Posted November 5, 2017
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  • Appeal for Witnesses to Prescot Market Place Murder

    Merseyside Police can confirm that a murder investigation has been launched after a man was fatally attacked in the early hours of Saturday morning. The victim – a 29-year-old man – was walking along a pedestrianised area...

    • Posted November 4, 2017
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  • Man Stabbed to Death in Beaconsfield, Prescot

    Merseyside Police can confirm a 31 year-old man has...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Beware Vandals in Prescot’s Parks

    Prescot Town Council have asked residents to be vigilant in the town’s parks and public spaces. The parks have been “plagued by antisocial and destructive behaviour over the summer period,” according to Town Clerk Dan Wilson. In...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • CCTV Appeal after View Road Burglary, Rainhill

    Merseyside Police detectives are issuing CCTV footage of two men we wish to speak to in connection with a burglary in Rainhill on Thursday, 22 June....

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Information Wanted: Rainhill Woman Confronted by Burglar

    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a confrontational burglary against a woman in her 80s in Rainhill last month. At around 3.30pm on 30 June the woman was in her home on Trent Road when a man...

    • Posted July 18, 2017
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  • Prescot Pair Sentenced over Crash That Killed Violet Youens

    The driver of a car that killed a four-year-old girl and injured her 55-year-old grandmother has been sentenced today (Friday 19 May). Aidan McAteer, 23, of Prescot, received nine years and four months in prison for causing...

    • Posted May 19, 2017
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  • Appeal to Trace Owners of Items Stolen in Rainhill, Whiston

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the owners of property believed to be stolen to come forward so they can be reunited with their rightful owners. The items, including mobile phones, power tools and bikes are believed to...

    • Posted May 8, 2017
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  • Police Re-launch Appeal for Witnesses to 1980 Whiston Murders

    (Previous coverage here.) Via Merseyside Police: Detectives investigating the murder of two schoolboys in Whiston nearly 37 years ago are appealing for more potential witnesses to come forward. A new appeal was launched in October 2016 after...

    • Posted April 21, 2017
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  • Updated: Prescot Man Charged over Violet Youens Death

    [Update 31/03/17: Merseyside Police have charged McAteer  with causing death by dangerous driving, causing serious injury by dangerous driving and theft of a motor vehicle. He appeared at Liverpool, Knowsley and St Helens Adult Remand Court, Derby Square this morning. Like...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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