EU Space Ministers To Decide This Week Whether To Continue Or Scrap Funding For Stevenage Mars Rover Vehicle
Police Probe TV Star Death Threats
Bedfordshire Police are investigating after a Twitter user sent death threats to a Luton-born actress from the TV show Inbetweeners.
Emily Atack, who plays Charlotte Hinchcliffe in the E4 show, contacted police after receiving a number of threatening tweets from a user calling themself Jeff Jones.
A message from Twitter account @jeffjon56599388 said: ``Emily its time 4 u to leave this world, ur last hours wnt be pleasant, it will acheive the objective.''
Another said: ``u sound happy!? im glad!!! visit yr family now...tell them goodbye! it'll be yr last chance to do so!!!!!!''
The 22-year-old actress contacted Bedfordshire Police and urged her followers to do the same.
From her account EmAtack, she tweeted: ``Everyone report @jeffjon56599388 ^https://twitter.com/jeffjon56599388@ never read/seen anything so vicious towards me in my whole life.''
Atack, who has also appeared on ITV's Dancing On Ice, then replied to her abuser saying, ``Prison for you'', and told fans, ``Hi all, thanks for your nice tweets! Police are on the case. X''
A Bedfordshire Police spokeswoman said: ``I can confirm that we received a complaint reporting malicious communications and our investigations are ongoing.''
Recently Played Tracks
4pm - 7pm
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.