A Swindon man has been jailed for 11 years after he was found guilty of two counts of sexual assault and assault occasioning actual bodily harm. Edward Booth, 27, of Corfe Road, Toothill, has been standing trial at Swindon Crown Court this week.
Despite several media reports over recent days, we would like to clarify the situation regarding our ongoing enquiries into Christopher Halliwell. To date, we have not uncovered any links between Halliwell and any other murders across the country.
Officers are currently investigating two armed robberies in Stratton, Swindon, which occurred yesterday afternoon (17/09). Shortly after 3pm and within approximately five minutes of each other, we received reports of incidents at two local shops in Stratton.