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Preston North End receive letter from FA after Scunthorpe away trip fan trouble

Preston North End have been warned by the Football Association following trouble during Saturday’s trip to Scunthorpe. A minority of fans encroached the pitch and minor vandalism occured during the victory in the League One game. North End could be hit with financial penalties and have said they are working with Lancashire Police to identify those responsible. A statement on the club website said: “Whilst […]

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Eight koi carp worth more than £1,000 stolen from Fulwood home

Koi carp worth up to £1,600 have been stolen from a pond at a Fulwood home. The eight fish, which measure more than 16 inches, were taken between 11pm on Tuesday 12 August and 5am on Wednesday 13 August. A tital water pump and airtech water pump were also stolen. Their owner, Vin, said the carp are worth between £150 to £200 each. He said: […]

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Operation Nemesis: Watch as police raid suspected drug dealers Preston home

More raids have been carried out across Preston as police continue their crackdown on drug dealing in the city. Four men were arrested as police smashed in doors on residential streets in Brookfield and Fishwick. Those arrested during Wednesday’s raids are: A 28 year old man from Preston has been arrested on suspicion of two counts of possessing heroin with intent to supply and being […]

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Missing Preston man Jeremy Heath found safe and well

A Preston man who went missing in early August has been found. Jeremy Heath from Ashton-on-Ribble was found by police safe and well in Stockport on Tuesday night. Lancashire Police thanked the public for their assistance in the appeal.

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Operation Nemesis: Preston police dog uncovers £50,000 cash and class A drugs

A further five people from Preston have been arrested in connection with drug dealing in the city. Police raided addresses in Ribbleton, Ashton on Ribble and Deepdale early on Tuesday. Officers used sniffer dogs, led by Jasper, to uncover £50,000 in cash and a haul of class A drugs. Three men aged 24,27 and 29 have all been arrested on suspicion of supplying heroin. A […]

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Six arrested including a 13 year old boy in Preston drugs crackdown

Six people aged from 13 to 63 across Preston have been arrested on suspicion of drugs offences. Officers raided addresses in Plungington, Fishwick and Deepdale in early morning raids on Monday. The arrests are part of a crackdown called Operation Nemesis on organised crime in the city. The six people arrested after the raids on St Paul’s Road, Villiers Street and Fishwick Parade are: A […]

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