A man murdered in Oxford Street, Britain’s busiest shopping district, was stabbed in a row after a drink was thrown, police said. A post mortem examination is being carried out on Steven Bigby, 22, of north London, but “the early indication is that he died from a single stab wound to the chest”, according to the Metropolitan Police’s acting Deputy Chief Inspector Bob Mahoney. The murder took place after two groups of black men clashed in London’s bustling Oxford Street outside a […]
Tanisha has been missing from Brockley, south east London, since 23 March 2008. Her current whereabouts remain unknown. There is great concern for Tanisha’s welfare and she is urged to get in touch. Tanisha can call the confidential Runaway Helpline on Freefone 0808 800 70 70 or email email@example.com Tanisha is 5ft 6in tall, of slim build with light brown eyes and shoulder-length black hair. When she went missing she was wearing a blue t-shirt and black jogging trousers. Reports suggest that Tanisha […]
Murdered: 16 year old Jimmy Mizen A 16-YEAR-OLD boy was murdered in a bakers’ shop in Lee (South East London) this morning. Police were called to reports of an assault at the Three Cooks shop at the junction of Burnt Ash Hill and Woodyates Road at 11.50am today (May 10). The victim was a local boy, Jimmy Mizen – believed to have been a pupil at St Thomas More Catholic Comprehensive School in Foots Cray Road. He was working in the bakery when […]
Two teenagers found guilty of murdering 16-year-old schoolboy Kodjo Yenga have been given life sentences. Kodjo was stabbed in the heart in March 2007 after being ambushed by a gang, including two girls, armed with knives and bats in Hammersmith, west London. Tirrell Davis, 17, from Shepherd’s Bush, west London, and Brandon Richmond, 14, from Hammersmith, were ordered to serve a minimum of 15 years. Three other youths were given 10-year custodial sentences for manslaughter. Michael Williams, 14, from West Kensington, west […]
Kerry Hylton A Jamaican soldier who claims he suffered racial abuse at the hands of superior officers is suing the Army for £50,000. Private Kerry Hylton said he was called a “black bastard” and other racist insults while serving at barracks in Birdcage Walk, near Buckingham Palace. The 33-year-old also claims his wife and children were left in fear after locks at their married quarters were repeatedly superglued shut in a hate campaign. Pte Hylton, of Woolwich, said the ordeal was forcing […]
The heir to the £5.4 billion Tetra Pak drinks carton empire has been arrested on suspicion of possessing crack cocaine and heroin. Hans Kristian Rausing, 44, was detained at his Chelsea home after his American-born wife Eva, also 44, was allegedly caught trying to smuggle small “wraps” of drugs into a function at the US embassy in Grosvenor Square. Mrs Rausing said today: “I have made a serious mistake which I very much regret. I intend to leave as soon as possible […]
READ (shaking head…) and we’re still only in January!