Missing Man Gareth Booth Found Dead, Leeds

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

A man who had been reported missing in Leeds has been found dead.

At 2.32pm yesterday, officers were called to a report of a body having been found outside business premises in Roseville Road, Leeds.

The identity was confirmed as being Gareth Booth, aged 45, who was reported missing after leaving St James’s Hospital in the early hours of Sunday.

His family have been informed.

There were no suspicious circumstances and the Coroner’s Office has been informed.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police News

Playing our part in regional crackdown on drugs

This week we’re playing our part in the second phase of Operation Scorpion, a regional crackdown on drugs. We’re joining South West regional colleagues in carrying out operations to disrupt drug supply and prevent drug crime within the region, alongside preventative, educational and engagement work in communities. Operation Scorpion is a joined-up collaboration between the five police forces in…


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Pair plead guilty to stealing power tools and bike

Two men will be sentenced next month after they pleaded guilty to committing thefts in Bridgwater. Laimutis Beleckas, 21, and 27-year-old Eimantas Zemreta, both of Gravesend in Kent, appeared at Taunton Deane Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 21 June, both charged with one count of theft from a motor vehicle and one count of theft of a bike. Beleckas was also charged with one count of driving while…


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Appeal for Information Following Road Traffic Collision, Leeds

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Monday 4 July 2022

Police are appealing for information following a serious road traffic collision in Leeds yesterday. 

The collision occurred on Thorpe Lane, Middleton involving a silver Renault Megane and red Nissan Qashqai at approximately 5.22pm on Sunday evening (3/07).

Two people suffered serious injuries and were taken to hospital for treatment.  

Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or either of the two vehicles as described above in the area prior to the collision to come forward. 

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police Appeals

Appeal: Serious Assault, Kirklees

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Sunday, 3 July 2022 


Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously assaulted in Kirklees.

It is thought to have happened at about 11.50pm yesterday (Saturday) in Thornton Lodge Road, Huddersfield.

Officers attended following a report of a stabbing and found a 17-year-old male with a serious injury.

He was taken to hospital for further treatment to a stab wound. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police Appeals

Teenager Charged With Causing the Deaths of Three People in M606 Collision


Saturday, 2 July, 2022

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with causing the deaths of three people by dangerous driving following a collision on the M606 last month.

The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with three counts of causing death by dangerous driving, dangerous driving, robbery, theft of motor vehicle and threatening with an offensive weapon in a public place.

The offences all occurred on 13 June.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Bradford Magistrates Court on Monday, 4 July.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police News