Capital Reports: East Midlands News

15 January 2019, 18:55 | Updated: 15 January 2019, 19:01


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

Met Police Investigating Murder Of Nottingham Teenager Look For Five Suspects

Police are looking for five suspects involved in the murder of a 14-year-old boy from Nottingham who was rammed off a moped and stabbed.

Keen boxer Jaden Moodie died on January 8 after the "barbaric" attack in Bickley Road, Leyton, east London.

Five men in a black B Class Mercedes smashed into the moped, which had been reported stolen, before three of them got out and stabbed him more than seven times.

Speaking at the scene of Jaden's death on Tuesday, Detective Chief Inspector Chris Soole said the community is "up in arms" about the "particularly barbaric" death.

He said: "They are as disgusted as we are regarding this crime, this tragic, cowardly crime, as, quite rightly, a community up in arms about the death of a 14-year-old boy should be."

Officers are returning to the scene of the crime on Tuesday evening, one week since Jaden's death, to appeal for witnesses.

Forest Announce Martin O'Neill As New Boss

Nottingham Forest have announced the appointment of Martin O'Neill as their new manager.

The 66-year-old, a former Forest player who won two European Cups with the club, replaces Aitor Karanka in the job after the Spaniard's departure last week.

O'Neill becomes the club's 11th full-time boss since 2011 and his first game in charge will be at home against fellow Championship play-off hopefuls Bristol City on Saturday.

Man Jailed For Groping Women In Derby

A man who groped 21 women and girls whilst on his bike in Derby city centre is starting an almost four year prison term.

36 year old Csaba Kiss, of St. Chad's Road, admitted 22 offences over 13 weeks last year - after being arrested in November.

He'll then be deported to Hungary after his three year and nine month jail term has ended.

Dealers Jailed For Running Drugs Hotline In Nottingham

Four drug dealers in Nottingham have been jailed for a total of more than 28 years between them.

It's after a big police investigation into the supply of heroin - crack cocaine and cannabis around St Anns.

It involved customers calling a hotline to place an order before drugs were then couriered by car too them.

Shots Fired Outside Leicestershire Home

Shots have been fired in a street in Melton in Leicestershire, damaging the front door of a house.

People living in the property in Kings Road i called police on Sunday night.

No one was injured.

The area's been cordoned off as forensics teams search for clues.

Production Starts At Toyota In Derbyshire On New "European" Hybrid

Japanese car firm Toyota has started building a new model at its Derbyshire following a huge investment in the site.

Capital Reports has been told around 87% of the Corolla's being built at Burnaston in Derbyshire will be sold in Europe.

The company announced last year it was investing in the factory so it could be upgraded to produce the new car.

A ceremony was held at the plant, which employs around 2,500 people, on Monday to mark the official start of production.