Manchester

UK NEWS: JAMAICAN PENSIONER WILL NOT FACE CHARGES FOR DEFENDING HIS SHOP FROM ROBBERS

Via The Voice A pensioner who was previously arrested by police on suspicion of murder after taking on two intruders, who tried to rob his flower shop, will not face charges. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said earlier today (September 7) that florist Cecil Coley, 72, will not face a court for stabbing to death one of the robbers as he defended himself in his business, which he has run in Old Trafford in Manchester for 40 years. The CPS has also concluded []

FAITH EVANS AND SWV RETURN TO THE UK

Singer Faith Evans and hit 90s R&B group SWV will return to the UK to perform for a series of gigs in London and Manchester during December. The tour kicks of in London on the 5th December and the 8th December at the IndigO2 and ends in Manchester on the 10th December. Click HERE to purchase tickets.

UK NEWS: FATHER IN THE DOCK FOR SLAPPING BOY WHO TRIED TO GLUE GRANDMOTHER TO TOILET SEAT

Via The Metro Terence Llewellyn lost his temper after the prank by seven-year-old son Kai and hit the youngster’s arm hard enough to leave bruising. The 46-year-old, who has raised Kai alone since the death of the boy’s mother in 2007, was arrested in February last year after witnesses spotted the bruises. But he was spared jail after Manchester Crown Court heard tat Llewellyn had been living ‘in harmony’ with his son following the intervention of social services. Llewellyn’s mother, then 86, []

UK NEWS: EMERGENCY CALL OPERATORS PLAGUED BY NUISANCE 999 ‘RAPPER’

Manchester police are hunting a nuisance 999 caller who chants, sings, raps, preaches and plays loud music to emergency call operators. Via Sky News He has made 700 calls in the last three months alone and it is costing the force £1,000 a month to handle them. More than 60 SIM cards have been blocked by police but the rapper continues to acquire unregistered phones to continue his verbal outbursts. Officers are concerned that the man, who has a Jamaican accent, is []

UK NEWS: BROTHER AND SISTER STRANGLED

Via BBC News Two children who died after being found unconscious in a flat in Manchester were strangled, tests have revealed. Theo Molemohi, aged two, and his four-year-old sister Yolanda Molemohi were found by their mother at the flat in Whalley Range on Wednesday. The pair were taken to hospital where they died later. Their father was arrested, but is in hospital after collapsing in police custody. He was separated from the children’s mother. Det Supt Geoff Wessell, of Greater Manchester Police []

UK NEWS: SOULJA BOY FANS BOMBARD FAMILY’S PHONE

HILARIOUS!!!!! Thousands of music fans have been bombarding a family from Oldham, (Manchester, England) with calls – ever since their telephone number featured on a rap track. US rap artist Soulja Boy included the ex-directory number in his latest hit, Kiss Me Thru The Phone. Since its release, Gerry Matley and his wife Catriona Howard Smith have been getting about 60 calls a day from fans hoping to talk to the 18-year-old star. They said some of them even sing the song down the phone. []

UK NEWS: 16 YEAR OLD BOY GUNNED DOWN

Another complete waste of a young life. Via The Sunday Mirror A 16-year-old boy who was shot in the head outside a pub may have been the victim of gang violence, police sources said. The teenager was fatally shot outside The Robin Hood Pub in Barton Road, Stretford, Manchester, shortly before midnight. The victim was named locally as Guiseppe Gregory from Ardwick, in inner city Manchester. Police who were called to the scene were alerted to the fact that a boy with []

UK NEWS: BABY AND TODDLER KILLED AT HOUSE

Delayno and Romario Mullings-Sewell Via BBC News A three-month-old baby and his brother, aged two, have been found stabbed to death at a property in Manchester. Delayno and Romario Mullings-Sewell were discovered in Cheetham Hill on Wednesday evening after concerns were raised with police. Their 21-year-old mother was held on suspicion of murder and has now been sectioned under the Mental Health Act. Continue Reading…. This is just tragic. Rest In Peace little ones.