Crime

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...
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...

Police continue to search for taxi shooter

Police are continuing to search for a missing 26-year-old after a shooting in Woolwich, London. The 26-year-old Kevin Zebo also known as Ouuraga Kevin Zebo had been linked in connection with a shooting which took...

Amesbury Incident Connected to Russian Spy Investigation

Earlier today (6th March 2018), Dorset and Wiltshire fire and rescue service were called to Solstice Park in Amesbury. Three engines raced with blue lights to Amesbury's Ambulance Base car park and appeared to focus...

Andover motorcyclist sentenced following killing of pedestrian

Darren Lampard has been sentenced to 20-months in prison, suspended for 12 months, he was sentenced for killing a pedestrian by careless driving. William Hatherall, 48, was struck in New Street in Andover, Hampshire, on...

Man Pledges Guilty to 78 Offences of Sexual abuse to Children

A man has pleaded guilty to 78 offences relating to the sexual abuse of children. Peter Daniels, aged 70, formerly of Alderbury and now at HMP Isle of Wight, appeared at Winchester Crown Court today...

Man jailed for six years after he robbed a shop wearing a gas mask

William John Campbell, aged 32, of Kerry Close, Chandler’s Ford has been jailed for six years after he pleaded guilty to robbing the Co-op store on Passfield Avenue in Eastleigh in September 2018. Campbell tried...
Assault in Plush Andover

Man left with ‘Fractured cheekbone and eyesocket’ after night-club attack in Andover

A 35-year-old man from Andover was assaulted on Saturday, 15th June, in a night-club on London Street and suffered injuries to his face. The alternation took place while the 35-year-old was sat down against a...
Burglaries Andover

Burglary rampage strikes Andover

A spate of burglaries has hit Andover over the weekend with as many as 8 being reported and more car break-ins. On Saturday the 26th October, a property on Longstock Close was broken into through...

Dangerous Andover man wanted by police

Police have launched an appeal on the whereabouts of a dangerous 22-year-old named Edward Scobie. The 22-year old is wanted on a recall to prison on breach of his license. Edward Scobie alongside Geroge Henery Gilbert...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Tesco Petrol Station no Longer 24 Hours

Andover's Tesco Extra petrol station has stopped operating for 24 hours a day. The station is closed in the evenings until after 6am in the...
Fire in Whitchurch

Fire at Kings Arms Pub resolved

A fire broke out in Whitchurch, Hampshire in The Kings Arms Pub located opposite the Whitchurch Fire Station. Initially, four pumps were in attendance along...

A303 Road Rage Killer Guilty of Manslaughter

A motorist who killed a man after hitting him with his car on the A303 in Wiltshire has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Tarkan Agca, aged...
winter gritters ready for new year

Gritter Garbo Gutted in Council Road Wars

Local residents in Shipton Bellinger were pleased to observe a Hampshire County Council gritter spreading the icy Bulford Road at 6.30am this morning (4th...