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Boys arrested after crash injures girl, 6, in Northampton

Image copyright Google Image caption A car hit a tree, injuring a six-year-old girl, in Croft Meadow Court, Northampton Two boys, aged 12 and 13, have been arrested after a six-year-old girl was hurt in a car crash. The girl was a passenger in the car which hit a tree in Croft Meadow Court, Northampton, at 18:40 GMT on Thursday. The boys were arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle, causing serious injury by dangerous driving and and failing to stop. Northamptonshire Police said the girl was taken…

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Travelodge Liverpool: Man arrested over digger crash

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTravelodge Liverpool: Digger driver wrecks hotel reception A man has been arrested after a digger was driven through the doors of a new hotel. It happened at the Travelodge in Liverpool’s Innovation Park on 21 January. A 35-year-old from Netherton has been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage with intent to endanger life, Merseyside Police said. He has also been arrested on suspicion of assault in relation to a separate incident in Broadgreen. The digger crashed through the reception desk and…

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School bomb hoax suspect arrested in US

Image copyright Reuters Image caption LA’s airport was one target for the Apophis hacker group An American man accused of deluging schools and Los Angeles’s airport with hoax bomb threats has been arrested. Timothy Dalton Vaughn is suspected of being part of the Apophis Squad hacker group that was allegedly behind the pranking spree. One member of Apophis, Briton George Duke-Cohan, is serving a three-year jail sentence for aiding the attacks. Clues to Mr Vaughn’s identity emerged when a gaming firm was hacked and user data leaked. Stolen database In…

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Maria Ressa: Head of Philippines news site Rappler arrested

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Maria Ressa being interviewed during her arrest at Rappler’s headquarters. The CEO of Rappler, a news website critical of the government in the Philippines, has been arrested at its headquarters in Manila. Maria Ressa said the accusation of “cyber-libel” is an attempt by Rodrigo Duterte’s government to silence the publication. It is the latest in a string of charges against her for various alleged crimes, including tax evasion. Rappler journalists live-streamed the arrest on Facebook and Twitter. Footage streamed on Facebook showed plain-clothes party officials…

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Libby Squire: Arrested man in court on unrelated charges

Image copyright PA Image caption Pawel Relowicz appeared at Hull Magistrates’ Court A man arrested in connection with the disappearance of student Libby Squire has appeared in court charged with unrelated offences. Pawel Relowicz, 24, of Raglan Street, Hull, appeared at Hull Magistrates’ Court accused of voyeurism, outraging public decency and burglary. He pleaded not guilty to all charges and was remanded in custody. Mr Relowicz was arrested in connection with Ms Squire’s disappearance on Wednesday. Source link

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Watford v Everton: Four arrested over football violence

Image copyright Rick Kelsey Image caption The trouble occurred near to Watford’s Vicarage Road ground Four people have been arrested after two men were left needing hospital treatment following a fight near Watford Football Club’s stadium. The men sustained facial cuts and bruises, according to police. Officers were called to Vicarage Road at about 17:10 GMT following the conclusion of Watford’s Premier League match against Everton. Hertfordshire Constabulary said the injured men had been taken to hospital “for further assessment”. Watford supporter Lewis, 31, who did not want to give…

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Stafford house fire: Man and woman arrested are bailed

Image copyright Police handout Image caption (L-R) Keegan, Tilly Rose, Olly and Riley died in the blaze in the early hours of Tuesday A 24-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence following a house fire that killed four children have been released on bail. Riley Holt, eight, Keegan Unitt, six, Tilly Rose Unitt, four, and Olly Unitt, three, died in the blaze in Highfields, Stafford, on Tuesday. Source link

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Stafford house fire: Two arrested after four children die

Image copyright Police handout Image caption (L-R) Keegan, Tilly Rose, Olly and Riley died in the blaze in the early hours of Tuesday A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence after four children died in a house fire. A 24-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man are in custody, Staffordshire Police said. Riley Holt, eight, Keegan Unitt, six, Tilly Rose Unitt, four, and Olly Unitt, three, died in the blaze in Highfields, Stafford, on Tuesday. The force urged people not to speculate on…

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Ex-Longhorns star Young arrested | Reuters

FILE PHOTO – Vince Young speaks to the press for the first time as a Buffalo Bill, at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York May 15, 2012. REUTERS/Doug Benz Vince Young, the former star quarterback at the University of Texas who played six seasons in the NFL, was arrested outside of Houston on suspicion of driving while intoxicated early Monday, according to multiple news outlets. Young, who paid a $300 fine after pleading no contest to a similar charge stemming from an arrest in January 2016, paid a…

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21 Savage: Atlanta rapper ‘arrested by US immigration force’

Image copyright Getty Images Atlanta rapper 21 Savage has been arrested by immigration officials who say he is actually from the UK, reports say. The rapper, Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, came to the US in July 2005 aged 12 and failed to leave when his visa expired a year later, officials said. An Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spokesman said he was being held for removal proceedings. He has previously described a childhood in Atlanta during interviews. In an interview with Fader magazine in 2016 he said he first saw a…

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