Man Arrested Over Linked Serious Sexual Assaults, Leeds.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

A man has been arrested by detectives investigating two linked serious sexual assaults on women in Leeds.

At 7.49am today, police received a report raising concerns for a woman who had left St Ann’s Lane, Headingley, in a car with a man.

The woman, aged in her thirties, was subsequently found in Armley and reported having been the victim of a serious sexual assault.

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Appeal After Woman Sexually Assaulted, Kirkstall, Leeds.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Detectives are appealing for information after a woman reported being sexually assaulted by a man near to Kirkstall Abbey in Leeds yesterday.

At 7.13pm on Wednesday, police were contacted by a member of the public who had found the victim, a woman in her fifties, in a distressed state in Abbey Road.

A scene has been put in place covering a footpath that runs alongside the River Aire between Kirkstall Abbey and Burley RUFC to undergo forensic examination and specialist searches.

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Coroner's Appeal - Maureen Curtiss - Todmorden.

Thursday 6th May 2021.

Coroner’s Officers are appealing for information to trace the relatives of Maureen Curtiss from Todmorden.

Ms Curtiss, aged 88 years, passed away on the 26th April 2021.

Anyone with information is requested to contact Coroner’s Officer, Rachel Heap, on 01274 373721 during the hours of 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday.

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Youth Due In Court Over Machete Incident, York Road, Leeds.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

A youth is due to appear in court today charged in relation to an incident in Leeds involving machetes in which two youths were seriously injured.

The 16-year-old male, who cannot be publicly named due to his age, has been charged with two counts of Section 18 wounding with intent, two counts of threatening a person with a bladed article in a public place, and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

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Appeal After Youths Seriously Injured In Machete Incident, York Road, Leeds.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Police are appealing for information following an incident involving machetes in which two youths were seriously injured in Leeds last night.

At 6.39pm yesterday (4/5) police were called to reports of two youths fighting with machetes in a ginnel that runs between York Road and Rookwood Avenue, Osmondthorpe.

Two males, aged 15 and 17, were found at the scene with injuries. The 15-year-old had received a fractured skull and a wound to his leg. The 17-year-old received a wound to his wrist.

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Appeal After Gun Fired At House, Woodview Mount, Beeston, Leeds.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Specialist firearms detectives are appealing for information after a gun was fired at a house in Leeds.

At 12.16pm yesterday, police received a report of damage having been caused to the front door of the property in Woodview Mount, Beeston, which is believed to have occurred sometime between 3pm and 7pm on Saturday, May 1.

No-one was injured and the incident was not reported to police at the time.

Firearms officers attended the scene and confirmed the damage was consistent with a firearm discharge.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police Appeals