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Police dispel rumours mosque attacked in Leicester and renew plea for calm




Police have made renewed requires calm following incidents of dysfunction on the streets of Leicester.

High visibility patrols have continued within the space whereas detectives proceed to hold out full investigations following arrests remodeled the previous week.

In a message tonight (Saturday) Leicestershire Police stated: “We’ve seen stories on social media {that a} mosque is being attacked. Officers on the bottom have confirmed this isn’t true. Please solely share info on social media to be true.”

It added: “Officers are in attendance and coping with protesters and dysfunction in elements of East Leicester. We are calling for calm and urging individuals to not get entangled.”

A dispersal order has been put in place till 6am tomorrow and permits police to cease and search anybody the place they severe violence would possibly happen.

 

 

 

It got here as police stated that they had made 27 arrests over the previous week.

T/CC Nixon stated: “Our officers have labored extraordinarily laborious with 27 arrests being made as a part of the operation and investigative work persevering with. This consists of talking with witnesses, checking CCTV and finishing up house-to-house enquiries.

“This intensive work is in fact along with all the opposite wonderful policing work being carried out throughout the entire power space and I as soon as once more thank our officers and employees for his or her super efforts and dedication throughout this era of considerably excessive demand on the power.

“I proceed to ask you, our communities, to work with us and one another as we transfer into the weekend to assist us with lowering issues and tensions and with conserving our group protected. The incidents we’ve got seen may have had much more severe penalties and we have to proceed working collectively to make sure we deliver this to an finish.

“This consists of not circulating hypothesis on social media however as an alternative working with us to make sure incidents are reported and correct checks and enquiries are carried out. We noticed this week in relation to an alleged incident in Richmond Way, Leicester, which was later confirmed to not have occurred, the numerous misery and implications which posting or sharing misinformation may cause.

“Thank you to your continued assist as we transfer ahead. We have had some actually optimistic conferences with members of the group who’ve reached out to us and I stay up for extra of those sooner or later. As I’ve stated beforehand, working collectively we’ve got made a distinction and I do know that collectively we will guarantee this continues.”

The 27 arrests made as a part of the policing operation are in relation to the next incidents.

In relation to an incident on 28 August within the Belgrave space, eight individuals have been arrested. These are:

A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and assault on an emergency employee. He has since been launched beneath investigation.

Six males, aged 21, 24, 25, 29, 30 and 44, have been arrested on suspicion of violent dysfunction. They have since been launched on police bail.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of violent dysfunction. He has since been launched beneath investigation.

In relation to an incident on 5 September, within the space of Cottesmore Road, seven arrests have been made.

Arrests remodeled the previous week

Seven males, aged 21, 24, 25, 27, 27, 29 and 31, have all been arrested on suspicion of public order offences. All males have been launched on bail whereas enquiries proceed.
As a part of our proactive patrols throughout the previous couple of weeks within the space, 12 additional arrests have been made. These are:

On 6 September a 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon. He has since been launched on bail. A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm. He has since been launched on bail. A 17-year-old youth was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon. He has since been launched on bail.

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving whereas above the authorized restrict of alcohol. He has since been charged with the offence and launched on bail to seem at courtroom at a later date.

On 7 September: A 27-year-old man arrested was later charged with a public order offence. He has been launched on bail to seem at courtroom at a later date.

A 28-year-old man arrested was later charged with a public order offence. He has since been launched on bail to seem at courtroom at a later date.

On 9 September three males, aged 36, 42 and 44 had been arrested on suspicion of affray. They have since been launched on police bail.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of constructing threats to kill. He has since been launched on police bail.

On 10 September a 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving whereas over the prescribed restrict of alcohol. He has been charged with the offence, launched on bail, and is because of seem at courtroom at a later date.

On 11 September a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon. He has been charged with possession of an offensive weapon, possession of a bladed article, driving and not using a licence and driving with out insurance coverage. He has been launched on bail and is because of seem at courtroom at a later date.



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