A Deeside man who stabbed a shopkeeper while drunk and high on drugs has been jailed for twenty years. Matthew Whelan admitted the attempted murder of Imtiaz Ul Haq during a robbery at a Costcutter store in Queensferry last December. The 30 year-old from Mancot was sentenced as a dangerous offender. The stabbing left Mr Haq with stab wounds in his […]Read more ›
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Two masked men who tried to rob a Pensarn corner shop have been jailed for 25 months each. Michael Bowes from Rhyl and Michael Ryan from Clynnog Fawr, near Caernarfon, admitted demanding cash when they held up Jacko’s convenience store last November. But the men were caught after the shop owners and their assistant fought back. Caernarfon Crown Court heard […]Read more ›
A Kinmel Bay man has pleaded not guilty to a string of shop robberies across the Point FM area. Alex Coxon denied holding up a Bargain Booze store in Rhyl and Premier Stores in Denbigh last November. Mold Crown Court heard the 20 year-old allegedly carried a machete in the Denbigh raid, which occurred six days after the first robbery. […]Read more ›
A man suspected by police of killing a disabled man in Wrexham has been arrested. 25 year-old Jordan Davidson was caught in Flint in the early hours of Wednesday morning, after a manhunt was launched in the wake of the death of Nicholas Churton, whose body was found at a house on Crescent Close in Wrexham on Monday. Davidson, who […]Read more ›
Two youths have been arrested after an armed raid on a shop in South Rhyl. Police say three men wearing dark clothing threatened the female shopkeeper in the robbery at Llewelyn Stores on Trellewelyn Road at just before 9.55pm on Thursday night. They made off with a small amount of cash. The two youths were arrested following a search of […]Read more ›