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Bolton News
Heroes trapped carjacker in vehicle and threw away shoe to prevent his escapeto robbery, two counts of assault and possessing cannabis. His older brother,
Bolton News / Posted 19 hours ago
to robbery, two counts of assault and possessing cannabis. His older brother, Jamie, aged 21, is due to be sentenced at Preston Crown Court later this month. Virginia Hayton, prosecuting, told the court that the elderly victim was leaving his... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Police special constable jailed after admitting child sex offencesTeam. He was based in the force’s west division, which covers Morecambe, Fleet
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
Team. He was based in the force’s west division, which covers Morecambe, Fleetwood and Blackpool.Read More At a Preston Crown Court sentencing hearing on Tuesday, October 17, Baxter was also subjected to a 10-year sexual harm prevention... Read more
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Bolton News
Heroes trapped carjacker in vehicle and threw away shoe to prevent escapeto robbery, two counts of assault and possessing cannabis. His older brother,
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
to robbery, two counts of assault and possessing cannabis. His older brother, Jamie, aged 21, is due to be sentenced at Preston Crown Court later this month. Virginia Hayton, prosecuting, told the court that the elderly victim was leaving his... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow restaurant boss acquitted on basis of evidence submitted to the prosecutionon November 18 in 2015. Mr Wormall, Ms Martindale and Ms Rowlands had all deni
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
on November 18 in 2015. Mr Wormall, Ms Martindale and Ms Rowlands had all denied the charges and the trial started at Preston Crown Court yesterday (October 16). It is understood Martindale was removed from the indictment before it began. The... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Yobs get custody for kicking man in headnose and facial fractures. Kane Brooks, 21, of Grasmere Terrace, Chorley, was
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
nose and facial fractures. Kane Brooks, 21, of Grasmere Terrace, Chorley, was jailed for 12 months after a hearing at Preston Crown Court. Two 17-year-olds from Chorley, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were given the same sentence in a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow restaurant boss acquitted on basis of evidence submitted to the prosecutionon November 18 in 2015. Mr Wormall, Ms Martindale and Ms Rowlands had all deni
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
on November 18 in 2015. Mr Wormall, Ms Martindale and Ms Rowlands had all denied the charges and the trial started at Preston Crown Court yesterday (October 16). It is understood Martindale was removed from the indictment before it began. The... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Shock twist on first day of trial sees Barrow restaurant boss acquittedCity Council on November 18 in 2015. Wormall, Martindale and Rowlands had all
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
City Council on November 18 in 2015. Wormall, Martindale and Rowlands had all denied the charges and the trial started at Preston Crown Court yesterday. It is understood Martindale was removed from the indictment before it began. After lengthy... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Harsher sentencing powers could mean life behind bars for drivers who killprove beyond reasonable doubt that he had driven dangerously as stated in law”.
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
prove beyond reasonable doubt that he had driven dangerously as stated in law”. Griffiths, from Maghull, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court after he admitted careless driving.Georgia Addy was left with severe head injuries after being hit by... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Mentally ill man strangled mother-of-one to death and left her body in downstairs cupboardhe no longer presents and immediate threat to the public before releasing him b
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
he no longer presents and immediate threat to the public before releasing him back into the community. Prosecuting at Preston Crown Court, Gordon Cole QC, said that at around 8.10am on July 22, last year, Fletcher was stopped by police in... Read more
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Pendle Today
Burnley man convicted of killing partnercallous and cruel", has been convicted of killing a woman in Burnley. Gary Fle
Pendle Today / Posted 2 days ago
callous and cruel", has been convicted of killing a woman in Burnley. Gary Fletcher, of Wilton Street, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court following the death of his partner Nicola Haworth (33) last year. At around 8-10am on July 22nd,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Crown court date set for man accused of attempted robberyCumbria Magistrates' Court in Barrow today, where he was denied bail and remand
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Cumbria Magistrates' Court in Barrow today, where he was denied bail and remanded in custody until his case is heard at Preston Crown Court on November 17. He is charged with attempted robbery and being in possession of a blade. Police were... Read more
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International Business Times
Facebook paedophile who targeted underage Lancashire girls is jailed was found guilty of two counts of rape and two other sexual assaults against un
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
was found guilty of two counts of rape and two other sexual assaults against underage girls, following a two-week trial at Preston Crown Court. Judge Graham Knowles QC called Stanley a "dangerous offender" and sentenced him to 12 years at a young... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
‘Manipulative pensioner’ facing prison over child sex abuseof sexual abuse of children’ and ‘breech of trust’. Forrest, 74, of Rawsthorne
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of sexual abuse of children’ and ‘breech of trust’. Forrest, 74, of Rawsthorne Avenue, Edenfield, will be sentenced at Preston Crown Court on November 6. MORE TOP STORIES: At that hearing Crown Prosecution Service will also decide whether it... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Named and shamed - the people dealt with in court this weektown of Rochdale. Realising the men were not local, the young man tried to fle
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
town of Rochdale. Realising the men were not local, the young man tried to flee but was pulled back inside and attacked, Preston Crown Court heard. Inside the flat, two more men arrived and subjected the student to a humiliating attack in which... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Drug dealer is jailed after he is caught with 5kg of amphetaminewas jailed at Stafford Crown Court in 2009 for possession with intent to supply
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
was jailed at Stafford Crown Court in 2009 for possession with intent to supply amphetamine and in December 2010, at Preston Crown Court, he was again jailed for conspiracy to supply amphetamine.” Jailing Dawson, of Mickley Lane, Stretton,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Disqualified driver raced away after being spotted behind the wheel by policeHeys Lane, Bolton Road and Alan Shearer Way, disqualified driving and driving w
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Heys Lane, Bolton Road and Alan Shearer Way, disqualified driving and driving with out insurance. He was sent on bail to Preston Crown Court to be sentenced on November 27. Catherine Allan, prosecuting, said as soon as the police spotted Stow... Read more
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metro
Woman stole £500,000 from her law firm and sent it to online fraudstera six-week period. Wareing, from Poulton, admitted stealing the money and was
metro / Posted 5 days ago
a six-week period. Wareing, from Poulton, admitted stealing the money and was jailed for two years and eight months at Preston Crown Court. Honorary Recorder of Preston Judge Mark Brown said: ‘This was a planned, carefully executed, cunning... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dangerous, predatory rapist who attacked three vulnerable underage girls has been jailed for 12 yearsA DANGEROUS, predatory rapist who attacked three vulnerable underage girls has
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
A DANGEROUS, predatory rapist who attacked three vulnerable underage girls has been jailed for 12 years. Preston Crown Court heard how 19-year-old Joshua Stanley talked to his victims, who cannot be named for legal reasons, on social media before... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston teenager admits having sex with 14-old girlto a string of sex offences involving a 14-year-old girl. Louis Benedict Green
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
to a string of sex offences involving a 14-year-old girl. Louis Benedict Greenhill pleaded guilty to seven offences at Preston Crown Court today. The 19-year-old, of Backbarrow, admitted intentionally causing or inciting the girl into... Read more
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Bolton News
Driver of high-powered hire car was doing DOUBLE the speed limit before killing 9-old pedestrianthe ‘stupidity’ and ‘bravado’ of young men from East Lancashire who speed after
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
the ‘stupidity’ and ‘bravado’ of young men from East Lancashire who speed after hiring vehicles for special occasions. Preston Crown Court saw distressing CCTV footage of Blackburn schoolboy Adam Limbada being propelled 20 metres after being... Read more
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metro
Speeding driver killed boy, 9, in horror crash as he walked home from mosque4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55p
metro / Posted 5 days ago
4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm.More: UK He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving and was sentenced to four years in prison and banned from driving... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
WATCH CCTV footage of speeding motorist just minutes before causing the death of nine-old schoolboy in Blackburnthe ‘stupidity’ and ‘bravado’ of young men from East Lancashire who speed after
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
the ‘stupidity’ and ‘bravado’ of young men from East Lancashire who speed after hiring vehicles for special occasions. Preston Crown Court saw distressing CCTV footage of Blackburn schoolboy Adam Limbada being propelled 20 metres after being... Read more
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This is West Country
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Bolton News
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Bury Times
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Gazette
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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guardian-series
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Harrow Times
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Gazette News
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dangerous driver given four-year jail term after killing nine-old boyAugust 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
August 4 last year before the collision took place in Whalley New Road at about 10.55pm. He pleaded guilty last month at Preston Crown Court to causing death by dangerous driving. On Thursday, Dayaji, of St Stephens Avenue, Blackburn, was also... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man has gone on trial for his alleged role in a conspiracy which saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced into prostitutionwhich saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced to work as prostit
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
which saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced to work as prostitutes by a gang of Eastern European men. Preston Crown Court heard how the women, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were driven to the homes of punters or hotels... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow woman banned from driving for 16 months and given 12-week curfewmotorbike while banned from driving, driving without insurance or wearing prote
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
motorbike while banned from driving, driving without insurance or wearing protective headgear and driving dangerously. At Preston Crown Court today, Rose was given a three-year community order and must complete 20 days of a rehabilitation... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
CCTV: Man is jailed for four years after causing the death of nine-old schoolboyA MAN has been jailed for four years after admitting causing the death of a nin
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
A MAN has been jailed for four years after admitting causing the death of a nine-year-old Blackburn schoolboy. Preston Crown Court heard Daisyfield Primary School pupil Adam Limbada was propelled 20 metres after being hit by a white white BMW 4... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man is jailed for four years after causing the death of nine-old schoolboyA MAN has been jailed for four years after admitting causing the death of a nin
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
A MAN has been jailed for four years after admitting causing the death of a nine-year-old Blackburn schoolboy. Preston Crown Court heard Daisyfield Primary School pupil Adam Limbada was propelled 20 metres after being hit by a white white BMW 4... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man jailed over 'terrifying' robbery from a taxi driver and holding a knife to his throattaxi driver at knifepoint because he was only 5ft 2ins tall has been jailed for
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
taxi driver at knifepoint because he was only 5ft 2ins tall has been jailed for six years. Lee Taylor, who told a jury at Preston Crown Court his nickname was 'Titch' and he must be innocent because witnesses described the attacker as 5ft 10ins... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow woman jailed for 13 months after changing plea on day of trialThompson, of Parry Street, had originally pleaded not guilty to two offences an
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Thompson, of Parry Street, had originally pleaded not guilty to two offences and was due to go on trial today at Preston Crown Court. The 39-year-old is accused of stealing Jack Daniels worth £150 from Morrisons in Barrow on September 15... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man has gone on trial for his alleged role in a conspiracy which saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced to work as prostitutes by a gang of Eastern European menwhich saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced to work as prostit
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
which saw Romanian women trafficked to Lancashire and forced to work as prostitutes by a gang of Eastern European men. Preston Crown Court heard how the women, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were driven to the homes of punters or hotels... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man to appear on trial over alleged sexual offencesCourt on October 11 but did not enter any pleas. Potts is accused of engaging
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Court on October 11 but did not enter any pleas. Potts is accused of engaging in penetrative sexual activity with a girl aged 13-15 on December 14, 2016. His case was referred to Preston Crown Court and is due to be heard on November 10 at 9.30... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow woman accused of stealing cash after being let into stranger's homedoor has gone on trial. Rema Thompson, of Parry Street, has pleaded not guilty
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
door has gone on trial. Rema Thompson, of Parry Street, has pleaded not guilty to two offences and is on trial today at Preston Crown Court. The 39-year-old is accused of stealing Jack Daniels worth £150 from Morrisons in Barrow on September 15... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man accused of brandishing hammer to appear in Crown CourtMagistrates' Court on October 11 to face one charge of possessing an offensive
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Magistrates' Court on October 11 to face one charge of possessing an offensive weapon in a public place. The incident is said to have taken place in Parade Street, Barrow on July 31. Hackett is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on Novemb... Read more
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