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Accused in India Chipchase trial told neighbour he was ‘trained to kill with his bare hands’

The alleged murderer of India Chipchase told his neighbour he had been in the Army and was “trained to kill people with his bare hands”, a jury has been told.

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Warning over phone upgrade scam

Alert: Mobile phone upgrade fraud

Mobile phone users are being warned over a new scam designed to obtain personal and financial details from unsuspecting members of the public.

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Thieves used a digger to smash into a Co-op in Wollaston and steal a cash machine. Pic by Sgt Darron Bishop

Thieves use forklift truck to smash wall of Northamptonshire Co-op and steal cash machine

A Co-op store in Northamptonshire has been left severely damaged after thieves used a digger to smash a wall and steal a cash machine.

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Wellingborough man charged with indecent exposure due to appear in court today

A 20-year-old man from Wellingborough is due to appear before magistrates’ today (Saturday) after he was charged with indecent exposure.

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Steve Bowyer, who lives in Church View, had his 65-plate BMW R9T Sport bike stolen from his home at some point between 8pm on July 15 and 7am on July 17.

Burton Latimer man gutted after BMW motorbike stolen from garage

A Burton Latimer man says he is “gutted” after thieves stole a motorbike worth around £10,000 from his garage.

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A gun shot was heard in Malcolm Road last night - but it is thought no one was hurt.

Gun shot heard in Northampton street

An appeal for information has been launched after a gun shot was heard in Northampton yesterday evening.

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Taxi driver describes picking up India Chipchase and her alleged murderer

Taxi driver describes picking up India Chipchase and her alleged murderer

A taxi driver took India Chipchase to a road near St James after he was given instructions by her alleged murderer, a court heard.

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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Burton Latimer, Corby, Higham Ferrers, Ringstead, Rushden and Wellingborough

The following people were sentenced at magistrates courts in the county.

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Victim of attack near Northampton Park sought help from unknown woman

Victim of attack near Northampton Park sought help from unknown woman

A woman was assaulted in the Abington area of Northampton.

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BTP would like to speak to these people.

Do you recognise these Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on line near Wellingborough?

British Transport Police are appealing for help in identifying Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on the line near Wellingborough when it visited the county last month.

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The Wayfarers Pub. File picture.

Pub fire was accidental

Last night’s fire at a Kettering pub was an accident, police have confirmed.

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Man and woman from Northampton charged with rape and supplying Class A drugs remanded in custody

A man and woman from Northampton who have been charged with more than 100 offences, including supply of Class A drugs and rape, have been remanded in custody after they appeared in court.

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Lead thieves strike again at rural parishes

Lead thieves strike again at rural parishes

Three East Northants churches have been targeted by lead thieves.

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Harefield Road where the attack took place. Via Google maps.

Eight teenagers bailed as woman with ‘life-changing injuries remains in critical condition following Northampton attack

Eight teenagers have been bailed by police following an violent attack on a couple in Blackthorn earlier this week.

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The car stopped at Great Doddington with the suspects running off, but after a foot chase four were arrested.

Four arrested after police pursuit on A45 in Northants

Police have arrested four people after a pursuit on the A45 in Northamptonshire.

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Underage drinking will be tackled as part of an annual initiative in Corby

Summer operation to target underage drinking in Corby

Police will be working with a number of groups to make sure it is a ‘dry’ summer for youngsters in Corby.

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India Chipchase

INDIA CHIPCHASE TRIAL: Injuries on 20-year-old ‘consistent with an assault’, jury told

India Chipchase had injuries on her face and neck that were consistent with an assault, a court heard.

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Some of India’s last messages were only read a day after she died, jury told

Some of India’s last messages were only read a day after she died, jury told

A close friend of India Chipchase sent a Snapchat message to her that was opened a day after she was allegedly murdered, a court heard.

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The figures, showing crimes in 2016 so far, have been released ahead of a council meeting next Wednesday (July 27).

2016 crime stats for Desborough, Rothwell, Burton Latimer and Barton Seagrave

Crime statistics have been revealed for Desborough, Rothwell, Burton Latimer and Barton Seagrave.

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Girl arrested after boy, 13, is stabbed in Northampton

Girl arrested after boy, 13, is stabbed in Northampton

A girl has been arrested in Northampton after a teenage boy was taken to hospital with stab injuries to his head.

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