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January 15, 2019 2:34 PM Alfie Lamb death: Boy 'killed for being noisy'

A three-year-old boy was fatally crushed by a car passenger seat pushed back by his mother's boyfriend who felt he was being too noisy, a court heard. Alfie Lamb went "ominously quiet" after he was deliberately squashed in the vehicle, the court heard. His mother, Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly lied to police, telling them Alfie was in a taxi when he became 400

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 141

January 14, 2019 10:00 PM Tulse Hill station: Man brandishing 'massive machete' arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder amid reports a suspect was seen wielding "a massive machete" at a railway station in south London. Police were called to Tulse Hill station during evening rush hour just after 18:30 GMT, British Transport Police (BTP) said. In the course of the arrest a Taser was discharged, according to a BTP statement 133

January 14, 2019 2:38 PM Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing at charity event

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of hundreds of people on Sunday. He was hospitalised for serious abdominal injuries and underwent five hours of surgery. A 27-year-old with a criminal record has been arrested over the attack. Police 113

January 14, 2019 2:07 PM Jayme Closs news: Neighbours were 'armed and ready' for abductor to come looking

NEIGHBOURS said they were “armed and ready” for the suspected captor of teenager Jayme Closs to come looking for her when they ushered her inside their home after she managed to escape. Jayme Closs, 13, was help captive for 88 days in a rural home after her parents were murdered in northern Wisconsin. Police have arrested her suspected abductor, 21-year-old 157

January 14, 2019 10:40 AM London stabbing: Horror as boy attacked on busy high street minutes before school starts

A TEENAGE boy was taken to hospital after being stabbed on a busy high street in south east London shortly after 8.30am. Crime knife continues to soar in London as another person falls victim of an attack in the capital. Police rushed to Lewisham High Street following reports of the stabbing, which they said took place at 8.38am. Officers added they have informed 117

January 14, 2019 10:16 AM Malaysian police seize 600kg of crystal meth in huge drugs bust

The latest find comes a few weeks after another police operation turned up 1.2 tonnes of crystal meth. Nearly 600kg (1,300lbs) of mostly crystal meth was found over the weekend, most of it in a container truck in the northern state of Perak, police said. The seizures come a month after police got a record bust of 1.2 tonnes of crystal meth, known locally 123

January 13, 2019 6:35 PM Brave teen speaks out about paedophile father who raped her repeatedly for eight years

A COURAGEOUS teenager has spoken out about her evil paedophile father, who repeatedly raped her multiple times a day for eight years, beginning when she was just six years old. Shannon Clifton, who is now 18, waived her right to anonymity to speak out about the horrific abuse inflicted on her by depraved father Shane Ray Clifton, who also beat her so badly 117

January 13, 2019 11:24 AM Woman and toddler left in crashed car in Long Eaton

A motorist jumped in a canal in a bid to flee police after crashing a car - leaving his partner and a toddler inside the vehicle. Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit said the driver of the Vauxhall Corsa had failed to stop for police, who lost him in Long Eaton town centre. The driver went on to hit five cars before losing control of the vehicle, leaving 136

January 13, 2019 8:33 AM Cesare Battisti: Italian ex-militant arrested in Bolivia

A former communist militant who Brazil's new president had vowed to extradite has been detained in Bolivia, a Brazilian official said. Italian Cesare Battisti is wanted for four murders in Italy during the 1970s, which he denies committing. Battisti spent years in Brazil as a refugee, backed by former left-wing President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva 131