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Police launch murder investigation after kidnapped and tortured man found in West Lancs

Detectives in West Midlands have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man three months after he was kidnapped from his Birmingham home, tortured and found in West Lancashire. CCTV released by West Midlands Police Polish national Tomasz Samel, aged 45, was taken from his home on Raleigh Close, Handsworth, in a white van by men police are now

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Teenager appears in Crown Court charged with the murder of Alex Davies

A 17-year-old from Chorley who has been charged with the murder of 18-year-old Alex Davies, has appeared in Crown Court for the first time. The teenage boy who cannot be named for legal reasons, did not apply for bail during a 10-minute hearing at Preston Crown Court on Wednesday May 8th. Alex’s body was found in woodlands on Parbold Hill

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Fund for murdered teenager Alex Davies receives over £2,000

A Burscough resident has set up a fund to help the parents of murdered teenager Alex Davies, who was found murdered in a wooded area near Parbold Hill on Wednesday 1st May. The fund was set to £500 but is now over £2000. If you would like to donate, please go to https://www.facebook.com/donate/1285822428233179/?fundraiser_source=external_url While formal identification has yet to be

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Police appeal for dashcam footage in Parbold murder

Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Parbold are appealing for dashcam footage from motorists. Police were called around 5.25pm on Wednesday, May 1, after a body was found in a wooded area off Parbold Hill. While formal identification has yet to be carried out, the body is believed to be that of Alex Davies, 18, from Skelmersdale. On

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Parbold murder victim named as Police appeal for help

Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Parbold are appealing for help to catch his killer. Police were called around 5.25pm on Wednesday, May 1st after a body was found in a wooded area off Parbold Hill. While formal identification has yet to be carried out, the body is believed to be that of Alex Davies aged 18, from

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Police launch murder investigation after body found in local wood

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a body was found in a wooded area in West Lancashire. Police were called around 5.25pm, Wednesday, May 1, after a body had been found in a wooded area. The death is being treated as suspicious and an investigation is underway. At this stage the Police are unsure if the body is that

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Skelmersdale couple convicted of murder

A man and woman have been convicted of murder following the death of a man in Skelmersdale. The couple have been found guilty of murdering Eamon Brady in July 2018. Deborah Andrews, 44, of Elmstead, Skelmersdale, was found guilty of murdering Eamon Brady at Preston Crown Court on Friday, February 1 following a trial. William Vaill, 37, of Evington, Skelmersdale,

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