Crime

Prosecution following toxic waste dumped on layby

A man has been prosecuted after harmful chemicals and other cleaning supplies were left dumped on a layby on the A343 last summer. Commercial waste from a mobile cleaning business, including oven-cleaning chemicals and used...
Andover Town Centre

Police arrest two men following investigation into Andover High Street assault

Officers have arrested two 30-year-old men from Andover after an investigation into an assault, they were charged with suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm. The victim, a 42-year-old man, sustained facial injuries and was...
Tesco to cut up-to 15,000 jobs in UK

Man, 27, wanted in connection with robbery of Tesco

A 27-year-old man, Tomas Lloyd is wanted in connection with a total of 10 incidents, including the Tesco in River Way, Andover Police are searching for a young man, named Tomas Lloyd who is wanted for...

Man hit with fine following A303 layby fly-tipping

A man from Birmingham has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after fly-tipping building and packaging waste, including pallets, along the A303. Jamie Parsons left the waste in a layby along the A303 before...
Boys arrested in Andover

Three males arrested after pulling knife on woman in Andover Garden

Two boys from Andover and one from Southampton have been arrested on possession charges. Yesterday, at 9.53pm, 26th October police officers received a report following an incident at an address in Tovey Court, Andover. A lone...
Emile Cilliers sentenced for attempted Murder

Amesbury man charged with murder of wife.

An Amesbury man has been convicted of attempting to murder his wife by deliberately sabotaging her parachute before a jump in Wiltshire. Emile Cilliers, 38, from Amesbury, removed key parts of his wife Victoria's reserve...
Ben Harvey murder case

Man to face court following accused Andover murder

A 21-year-old man will face the courts today after being accused of the Turin Court murder. Ben Harvey, of Ridges View, Little London, will appear later today at Winchester Crown Court. The 21-year-old is accused...

Second late-night garden equipment robbery of £15k

Expensive garden equipment was stolen from Andover Garden Machinery on Salisbury Road earlier this week equating to around £15,000. The perpetrators got away with various gardening equipment ranging from leaf blowers, hedge cutters, chainsaws and...

Police advise public following purse thefts in Andover

Andover Police are issuing crime prevention advice following a number of purse and handbag thefts in Andover. Police have received reports of four incidents recently where purses were stolen from shoppers’ handbags. The thefts took place on...

Elderly couple conned out of £7,500

Hampshire Police are issuing a scam warning after a couple in Andover attempted to withdraw more than £40,000 from their bank. They had been called by a man who claimed to be a detective in the...