South Lincolnshire farms have been hit hard by rural crime this year, with more than £2million worth of damage done since January.
Peterborough: Two Arrested Following Teenager's Death
Two men have been charged with robbery and murder following the death of a teenager in Peterborough.
The men, James Lawrence Pettit, 21, of Restormel Close, Bedford, and Dino Fumo, 23, of St Michael's Road, Bedford, will appear at Peterborough Magistrates' Court this morning (April 14) in connection with the incident that happened at just after 2.30pm on Thursday (April 10).
Officers were called to Russell Street following reports that a man had suffered serious injuries after being involved in an incident with a car.
The 18-year-old, Mohammed Haroon Sanghar (known as Haroon), of Cromwell Road, was taken to Peterborough City Hospital where his condition deteriorated and he died at about 12.45pm on Friday.
Detective Inspector Jon McAdam, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit, who is leading the inquiry, said: "The incident which resulted in Haroon's death happened in broad daylight in a busy area of Peterborough so I am confident there are people who saw it but haven't contacted police so far. Anyone who was in the Cromwell Road, Gladstone Street or Lincoln Road area may have seen a vehicle being driven erratically and I would urge them to come forward.
"Incidents of this type are rare in Peterborough and we are treating it as an isolated event. However, there will be extra patrols in the area today to provide some reassurance for local people."
Anyone with information should contact the force's Major Crime Unit on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.
Network Rail Use Dedicated Rail Crane To Start Lifting De-railed Wagons At Manea
Two fairground workers have pleaded not guilty to charges they face over the death of a school girl on a bouncy castle in Essex.
It's hoped passenger trains will be running on the Ely to Peterborough line again by Monday.
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