Crime

Biaron Cross

Court date set for Preston sex offender traced to Doncaster

Police have arrested and charged a convicted sex offender who failed to notify them of a change of address. Biaron Cross, 25, had an appeal launched by Lancashire Police to find him on Friday. Detectives tracked him to Doncaster and he was charged for breach of his notification requirements, as he is on the sex offenders register. He will be sentenced at Preston Crown Court […]

3 months ago by
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Could Preston North End fans help catch Blackpool Road delivery driver robbers

A delivery driver was pushed to the floor and robbed in Preston on Saturday afternoon. Two men approached the driver while he was carrying out a delivery around 2pm on Blackpool Road near the junction with Primrose Lane. One man pushed the driver to the floor while the other snatched a bag, containing shopping, before both men ran off. Lancashire Police say one man is […]

3 months ago by
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Chorley pensioner dies after Preston Docklands collision

A 79 year old woman has died after a collision on Preston Docks on Saturday afternoon. Lancashire Police say Eunice Whalley, from Chorley, was taken ill at her home after the crash at 5.30pm on Saturday. Paramedics were called to the incident at the traffic lights between Watery Lane and Port Way. The collision happened between a silver Ford Focus and a foreign registered green […]

4 months ago by
Biaron Cross

Police appeal to find convicted sex offender Biaron Cross who could be in Preston or Blackburn

A Preston man who is a convicted sex offender is being sought by police. Lancashire Police have released an appeal to find Biaron Cross, 25, for breaching his notification requirements and failing to notify police of his current address. Cross has also breached the terms of his electronic tag. He was understood to be living at an address in Preston but could be in the […]

4 months ago by
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Woman left shaken after Plungington knife point robbery

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked on her way home on Monday evening. She was approached by two men as she walked home along Ripon Street around 11pm. The woman, 29, said the two men demanded she hand over her handbag. When she refused the attackers pulled her to the ground and police say one of them threatened her with a […]

4 months ago by
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Police arrest man after Preston Docks assault

A Preston man has been arrested on suspicion of assault at Preston Docks. Police were called just before 9pm on Monday to reports of an incident near a number of restaurants on the Docks, including Chiquitos, McDonalds and the Ribble Pilot pub. A 19 year old man was assaulted and an ambulance called to provide treatment. The 20 year old man arrested remains in police […]

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