Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «incident»

January 14, 2019 10:03 PM Man tasered after brandishing machete at south London train station

The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder following the incident in south London. The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon following the incident in south London. British Transport Police and Metropolitan Police officers were called to Tulse Hill station just after 6.30pm on Monday 5

January 13, 2019 12:16 AM Young boy KILLED in horrific Manchester hit and run

A MOTORIST has been arrested after an 11-year-old boy was killed in a hit-and-run collision. The youngster was treated by paramedics at the scene of the incident in Beswick, Manchester, but died of his injuries in hospital. A grey VW Golf believed to be involved in the collision was found abandoned a short distance away. The collision occurred on Albert 10

January 12, 2019 7:09 AM Young woman killed by car 'travelling at speed' in south London

The suspected hit-and-run happened early on Saturday morning, and police are searching for the car and driver involved. She was struck by a car "travelling at speed" in the early hours of Saturday morning, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives believe a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - was involved. Police were called to the junction of Brixton 9

January 10, 2019 12:20 PM Raheem Sterling writes letter to young fan after he suffered racial abuse

Manchester City and England forward Raheem Sterling has told a young City fan to "be proud of who you are" after he was racially abused. Sterling, 24, wrote a letter to the supporter after the boy's grandmother revealed he had been having a "tough time" because of the abuse. Sterling has been the victim of abuse himself, the most recent alleged incident 8

January 9, 2019 7:54 PM M6 CLOSED: Why is the M6 shut tonight? How long will it be closed?

A “major incident” shut down the M6 in both directions near Stoke-on-Trent on Wednesday evening. Both northbound and southbound carriages of the M6 between junction 15 and junction 16 were closed because of the “ongoing police incident.” Staffordshire Police confirmed the southbound carriageway reopened at 7.30pm, but the northbound carriageway remains 20

January 8, 2019 10:35 AM '20 Chelsea fans' sought after racial abuse and sexual assaults on train

Police say a group of 20 people shouted racist abuse and sexually assaulted women on a train in December. British Transport Police are looking for as many as 20 football fans who boarded the 6.22pm Great Western Railway service from London Paddington to Worcester on 22 December. They chanted "racially abusive comments in front of families and children" 8

January 8, 2019 10:25 AM Thugs beat up gay couple for holding hands on New Year’s Day in London

Police have appealed for help after hate crime attack on a gay couple holding hands on London’s South Bank on New Year’s Day. Following the homophobic assault, London’s Metropolitan Police put out an appeal for four men they are looking to speak with in connection with the incident. Police were called at 2:30pm on January 1 following reports that two men were assaulted 8

January 8, 2019 10:11 AM Paul Gascoigne pleads not guilty to sexually assaulting a woman on a train

The former England star has said he merely stepped in to comfort the woman after someone called her a "fat cow". The former England footballer, 51, was arrested while travelling on a CrossCountry service from York to Newcastle on 20 August. The alleged incident is said to have happened at Darlington and involved a woman over 16. Gascoigne appeared at Peterlee 8

January 8, 2019 10:11 AM M58 traffic: M58 CLOSED after ‘horrendous accident’

The M58 was initially closed between junctions 3 and 4, with Skelmersdale Police urging motorists to avoid the area. The closure was later extended to junction 5 after a second accident. Highways England said on Twitter: "The M58 is closed in both directions, J3 - J4, near Skelmersdale, while the emergency services deal with a serious collision. Early 11

January 7, 2019 5:16 PM Kevin Spacey in court to face charges of groping teenager

Actor Kevin Spacey has appeared in court to face a charge of indecent assault and battery stemming from an allegation of groping in 2016. A not-guilty plea was entered on the two-time Oscar winner's behalf by his lawyers during the hearing in the US state of Massachusetts. He is accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old male after plying him with alcohol 7