After a 200-litre diesel spill, a section of the M67 in Tameside has been closed. Two lanes remain shut at the scene.
The westbound carriageway was closed last night after a crash. Highways England said that there is a spillage on the road due to the incident. This morning(Thursday), a section of the M67 is currently still closed.
The roads are being inspected by Highways England. In a tweet, Highways England North West said: “The #M67 westbound #J4 (#HydeRoad #A57) to #J3 (#Hyde #A57) has been REOPENED following the earlier spillage however 2 lanes will remain closed until the carriageway can be inspected.”
“#J3 (#Hyde #A57) exit slip westbound will remain CLOSED. “
Officers found around 1000 cannabis plants at a flooded property on Silver Street, Bury. It is estimated that the value of cannabis is around £1 million.
The warrant was executed on Monday 16 August 2021 after police received a call from colleagues at GMFRS. Officers attended to the property and found five rooms and a loft being used for the production of around 1000 cannabis plants.
The plants have been destroyed. Enquiries are ongoing.No arrests have been made, yet.
Chief Inspector Jamie Collins of GMP’s Bury district, said: “The removal of this quantity of cannabis from the supply chain is another positive step…
Police have released the photos of a missing 14-year-old girl who was last seen in south Manchester. Monika Molnar, also known as Amy is missing from Halifax in West Yorkshire.
Officers said that she was last seen on Greenbrow Road in Whytenshaew at around 9.10 pm on Tuesday, August 10. Police and her family are increasingly worried about her. Officers put out a missing appeal for the high-risk teenager on Sunday evening.
This morning, Greater Manchester Police shared a post for the missing girl on a Facebook page. They said Monika is believed to be “looking to change her identity” and looking…
A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a number of burglaries in Trafford. Officers from Trafford District executed a warrant at an address in Media City as a part of the investigation.
The first burglary happened on 8 July in the Urmston area. Four mountain bikes that worth around £2,500 was taken from the rear of a property.
After the first incident, the 21-year-old man continued to the burglaries. He stole a gold watch worth £1,700,£115 in cash and credit and debit cards from a property on Cavendish Road, Urmston.
On Wednesday 14 July, the offender entered a property on Albert…
A man has been arrested for theft of multiple electronic goods from Amazon. Police said that a large quantity of stock including high-value tech and mobile phone products were stolen from an Amazon distribution centre in Little Hulton.
Officers received the report of the theft on Wednesday 4 August 2021. After the investigation, a man in his 30s has been arrested on suspicion of theft and money laundering.
Officers executed a warrant at a property and found multiple tech products that approximately £250,000 in cash.
Enquiries are ongoing.
Detective Superintendent Christopher Bridge of GMP’s Bolton district said: “Following a report of the theft…
A 24-year-old man has been jailed for his part in a high-value car robbery. Elliot Foster stole more than six cars that include an Audi, BMW and limited edition Fiat. It is estimated that the cars that he stole, worth around £84,000 in total.
After Foster stole the cars, he posted them on social media to sell. Foster has been arrested after the police found the photos of the stolen keys and a video of himself while driving one of the stolen cars.
Foster was also charged for sending threatening messages to a woman and her new partner. Police said that…
Manchester City have made a big splash in the transfer market, signing midfielder Jack Grealish from Aston Villa to a new six-year contract.
The 25-year-old former Villa captain activated his £100 million release clause to join the reigning Premier League champions.
Grealish will wear the number 10 shirt for the Sky Blues, following the departure of record goalscorer Sergio Aguero to Barcelona.
This deal sets a new Premier League transfer record, eclipsing the previous mark set by Manchester United when they signed Paul Pogba from Juventus in 2016 for £89.3 million.
This will be the second time City have held…
A man and a woman who defrauded a Failsworth business has been charged. They defrauded the business while they were working for the company.
The fraud was reported at the end of 2016 when a customer wanted a refund from a purchase from Carousel Soft Furnishing Limited that the man and the woman were working at the time.
The company director realised that the couple had set up a false Paypal account and were siphoning off funds. It is believed around £70,000 was taken in total.
According to Manchester Crown Court, Fiona Kerr must pay back £10 a week for a period of…
After a warrant at an address in Oldham, a wanted man has been arrested for two weapons and ammunition. During the search of the address, officers seized a sawn-off shotgun along with 15 cartridges of ammunition.
Oldham South’s Neighbourhood Policing Team attended to an address on Alder Road on Monday. At the search, the team arrested a wanted man and a 41-year-old woman at the address. The woman has been bailed.
Enquiries are ongoing. Police have arrested a second suspect related to the incident on Wednesday in a hotel in Oldham.
Inspector Christian Julien, of GMP’s Oldham district, said: “These actions are a…
A man from Oldham has been jailed for a minimum of 17 and a half years for stabbing his girlfriend to death. After he killed his girlfriend, he left her body in their flat for around three weeks.
Police were called to an address on Ashton Road on 4 March 2021 with a report of concern for the welfare of a woman. When the officers and emergency services attended to the scene, they found the body of a woman who was later identified as 29-year-old Imogen Bohajczuk.
Daniel Grant Smith from Oldham pleaded guilty to her murder and was sentenced at Manchester…