Did you see man brandishing a knife in Blackman Avenue?

Police investigating reports of a man brandishing a knife in St Leonards are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Officers were called to Blackman Avenue at the junction with Hollington Old Lane about 11.30am on Friday, July 17th after a man allegedly waved the weapon at a blue Ford Fiesta which was passing at the […]

Mark and the Good Samaritans at the Downtown Diner

Earlier this month we reported on how an opportunist thief had conned his way into the home of an elderly man in Blackman Avenue and made off with cash and bank cards When Mark Straughan from the Downtown Diner in Robertson Street heard about Albert’s plight he decided to do something and set about raising […]

Blackman Avenue burglary – can you help find opportunist thief?

Can you help police find an opportunist thief who stole from elderly man in Blackman Avenue on Tuesday after claiming to work for a housing association? Police are appealing for witnesses after the elderly man became the victim of what they describe as a distraction burglary. About 10am on Tuesday the victim was approached by […]