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Crime Roundup 18/11/11- Armed robbery in Ribbleton, and man jailed for sexually assaulting a teenager

Police are appealing for information following an armed robbery at a shop in Preston last month. At around 8:50pm on 14 October, two men went in to the Grange Convenience […]

10 years ago
CCTV released showing moment Ribbleton store was raided by knife-wielding robbers

cctv grange convenience store edited Police have issued a fresh appeal to catch a man who threatened a shop worker in Preston with a knife. The CCTV photo above show the moment when two men […]

10 years ago
Crime roundup 11/11/11 – Drug dealer jailed for 9 months

A Preston man has been jailed following a police operation to target drug crime in the city. John Cross, 42, of Pope Lane, Ribbleton, appeared at Preston Crown Court last […]

10 years ago
Crime Roundup 04/11/11 – Boy, 16, assaulted in Penwortham

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 31 year old woman was assaulted on a bus in Preston while she was with her two year old son. The woman got […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Avenham man charged with Ribbleton shooting

police tape An Avenham man has been charged in connection with the shooting of a man in Ribbleton last month. Daniel Nicholls of Guildford Road, Avenham, is charged with possession of a […]

10 years ago
Police hunt escaped burglar from Ribbleton

James Lavelle Update 08/11: Mr Lavelle has since been arrested by Lancashire Police on two counts of burglary. A convicted robber and burglar with strong links to Ribbleton is on the run […]

10 years ago
Crime roundup 28/10/11 – Police seize crack cocaine and hunt ‘Penwortham flasher’

Police have seized crack cocaine and hundreds of pounds in cash when they stopped a car in Penwortham. The vehicle was pulled over by police Wednesday evening on Liverpool Road. […]

10 years ago
Drugs raids in Deepdale result in three arrests

Police Line Tape Three men have been arrested after police raided four homes in Deepdale and Plungington yesterday morning. Officers stormed the houses on St Paul’s Road, Dove Street and Blundell Road and […]

10 years ago
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