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Man who robbed victim on Plungington street jailed for 10 months

Nicholas Powis A Preston man has been sentenced after admitting to a robbery in Plungington. Nicholas Powis, 31, of Hawkins Close was sentenced yesterday (Monday 23 August) at Preston Crown Court after […]

4 weeks ago
Man who trafficked woman into Preston brothel sentenced

A man who trafficked a woman to the UK to work as a prostitute has been jailed for 12 years. Florica Calin arranged and paid for the woman to come […]

3 months ago
Man jailed for 10 years for Catterall rape

A man who raped and tried to strangle a woman has been jailed for 10 years at Preston Crown Court today (Thursday 6 May). Connor Fearon lured the vulnerable woman […]

5 months ago
Gang of six who attacked Runshaw College student with a machete jailed

Runshaw College where the attack took place Pic: LancsLive Six men have been jailed for their part in a weaponised attack on Runshaw college in 2019. The disorder which left a student aged 17, with arm injuries after a […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man jailed for dragging woman back to his flat and raping her after night out

Quarashi Suliman, 22, of Osborne Street in Preston has been found guilty of rape and sentenced to eight years and four months in prison after he dragged a woman into […]

5 months ago
Woman given hospital order for manslaughter of her grandfather in Longton

A woman has been sentenced for the manslaughter of her grandfather. Elizabeth Birtwistle, 32, of no fixed address, was given a hospital order at Preston Crown Court for the manslaughter […]

6 months ago
Man stabbed with potato peeler in row between neighbours in Preston

Elona Green A man was stabbed in the neck with a potato peeler during a row between neighbours at a block of flats in Preston. David Crossett was left with a 2cm […]

8 months ago
Two men jailed for carrying over £3k worth of Class A and B drugs on Preston’s railways

Two men have been jailed for a combined total of over five years for carrying Class A drugs on the railway. The arrests followed a British Transport Police investigation. Jai […]

9 months ago
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