An 83-year-old dog walker was attacked from behind and murdered in a savage knife attack carried out by a man with a strong desire to kill strangers, a court was told today.
August 5 2017 was, as far as Peter Wrighton was concerned, going to be an ordinary day, a murder trial jury was told.
A jury has been sworn in to try a former soldier accused of murdering a dog walker in Norfolk woodland.
The trial of a former soldier accused of murdering a dog walker in Norfolk woodlands is due to start today - about 120 miles away in Nottingham.
Seventeen more uniformed officers on the street and additional police staff in Norfolk’s schools have been announced as part of a plan that would see every Norfolk taxpayer paying more for the police.
Police are still dismantling the huge cannabis factory that was discovered behind the walls of an industrial unit in a tiny Norfolk village.
Motorists have been warned to watch out for ice and fog patches on their way into work.
Firefighters have been called to a blaze in a bin and a phonebox.
Much of Norfolk might have only had a light dusting of snow but motorists have been warned to take care on the roads as dropping temperatures bring icy patches.
There were four goals scored during Norwich City’s comfortable win over Brentford in the Carabao Cup but it is a penalty miss that has got everyone talking.
Storm Aileen might have passed but forecasters have warned that it is not quite a case of gone with the wind - with more strong gusts on the way.
Drivers are being urged to take extra care on the roads this morning as Storm Aileen brings gusts of up to 60mph to the region.
The case of a former soldier from Cringleford accused of the murder of 83-year-old dog-walker Peter Wrighton has been adjourned so he can be assessed by a psychiatrist before a plea is entered.
A woman has been taken to hospital with back and head injuries after being freed from a a car following a crash at East Tuddenham.
The son of murdered 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton has described his father as a “mild-mannered and gentle” man.
A former soldier from Cringleford accused of the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton could stand trial in February next year.
A man has appeared in court having been charged in connection with the murder of 83-year-old dog-walker Peter Wrighton.
Police investigating the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton have been searching homes in Cringleford and Bawdeswell as part of their probe.
The arrest of a man in his 20s in connection with the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton has been welcomed by people living near the scene of the crime.
The horrific murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton has raised a number of questions.
A description of a man murdered in woodland at East Harling has been released.
A large area of woodland is still sealed off as murder squad detectives continue to investigate the brutal murder of an 83-year-old dog walker.
An 83-year-old dog walker was stabbed multiple times in the neck and head in a brutal murder in woodland near to East Harling, police have revealed.
Police have stopped searching for the body of a murdered woman who went missing a year ago.
He is a little lad with a big ambition - to become a police officer and help people in the community.
Tributes have been paid on social media following the deaths of three teenagers who were killed in a crash near the A140 at Pulham Market.
The terror attack on Westminster might demonstrate the worst in human nature but it has prompted random acts of kindness which show people at their very best.
Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.
Policing plans in Norfolk and Suffolk are being reviewed following the suspected terror attack at Westminster.
Officers from Norfolk Constabulary have been left “shocked and saddened” by the death of Pc Keith Palmer who was killed in a suspected terror attack in Westminster.
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