Capital Reports: East Midlands News

23 October 2017, 09:24


Find out what's going on in Nottingham, Derby and Leicester


Two Leicestershire Men Get Life For Shepshed Murder

Two men have been jailed for life for murder after a man was found stabbed in the heart in a car in Leicestershire.

Tim Smith was discovered slumped behind the wheel of a car which had crashed into a wall in Shepshed in March.

20 year old Mark Law and 18 year old Mason Casey from the town were jailed for a total of at least 34 years for murder at Leicester Crown Court.

Fundraising After 20 Year Old Forest Fan Looses His Fourth Battle With Cancer

Nottingham Forest fans have set up a fund raising page for the family of a 20 year old supporter who died after battling cancer for the 4th time.

On Saturday Dylan Barker watched his last Forest game when a shirt with his name on was raised on the pitch by Barry McKay after his goal.

Forest say their thoughts are with his family.

Woman Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder After Death In Leicester

Detectives have started a murder investigation following the death of a woman in Leicester.

Police were called to Thurncourt Road at around 10.25am on Sunday 22 October where the body of an elderly woman was found.

A post mortem examination has proved inconclusive and further tests will be carried out to determine how she died.

A 56-year-old woman's been arrested on suspicion of murder. She's in custody and is expected to be questioned.

Leicestershire Police say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the death.

Man Dies After Collision In Leicester

A man's died after a car collided with a fire engine in Leicester.

The 26 year old was taken to hospital on Sunday 22 October when it happened in Lubbesthorpe Way.

A passenger, who is also 26, was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police Patrols In Ripley After Suspected Hit And Run

Extra Police have been on patrol in Ripley overnight after a man was injured in a suspected hit-and-run in the early hours of Saturday.

The 27-year-old was struck by a car on Derby Road between the Fire Station and Peasehill Road Roundabout.

Officers say they're still looking for anyone who saw what happened to talk to them urgently.

Man Charged Following Nightclub Attack

A man's been chaged with GBH with intent following a fight in a Leicestershire nightclub.

34-year-old Adam Green from Warwickshire will appear before Magistrates this morning.

A 29-year-old man remains in an induced coma after the assault in Gravity Nightclub in Hinckley last Sunday.

Leicester Man Jailed For Rape After Wife Reports Him

A man from Leicester's been jailed for 26 years after raping a severely disabled woman in Suffolk.

59-year-old Robert Mason was working at a care home when he attacked his victim.

He was caught after his wife discovered photos and reported him to police.

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