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Men sentenced after pensioners duped in courier fraud con

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Thursday 30 October 2014

Two men who were caught trying to buy designer jeans at a shopping centre with a bank card stolen from a pensioner earlier the same day have been sentenced at court.
 
Zain Hussain and Mohammed Hussain were arrested at True Religion in the Bullring, Birmingham, on 4 March after police were called by staff when they attempted to purchase new clothes using a suspicious card.

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Woman in serious condition following collision in Dudley

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Thursday 30 October 2014

A woman was taken to hospital with serious injuries following a road traffic collision in Dudley this morning (Thursday).

The 60-year-old woman was struck as she walked along Temple Street in Lower Gornal just after 7.20am today. She remains in a serious condition. 

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Shoppers urged to help inquiry into supermarket domestic

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Thursday 30 October 2014

Police are urging shoppers at a Wednesbury supermarket to come forward and help their enquiries after a man drove off with a three-month old baby left insecure on the back seat.

The drama unfolded when a man and woman, who are known to one another, got involved in a domestic related argument outside Morrisons on Holyhead Road on Wednesday 17 September.

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Teenager charged over fatal Shirley collision

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Thursday 30 October 2014

A 19-year-old man has been charged with causing the death of a man and seriously injuring his grandson in a collision in Shirley.

Kirpal Sokhi, of Tetley Road, Hall Green is accused of causing the death of 60-year-old Stephen Beckett by dangerous driving. He is also charged with causing serious injury to Mr Beckett’s 9-year-old grandson by driving dangerously and using a vehicle without insurance. 

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