August 1, 2023 3.29 pm

Update, 1 August:

Katie Thomas, aged 40, of no fixed address, has been charged with two counts of arson to endanger life in connection with a house fire in Gainsborough. She has been remanded in custody to appear at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday.

Original release:

A 40-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.

Emergency services attended a house fire in Ashcroft Road, Gainsborough, just before 9pm on Sunday 30 July.

The woman was arrested in the nearby area. She remains in custody and will be questioned in due course.

Nobody was seriously injured.

Anyone with any information can contact DS Tim Sykes on 101, extension 3295244 or email [email protected]

Please remember to quote incident 472 of 30 July.

June 23, 2023 12.08 pm

Update: Lincolnshire Police have clarified that the car park isn’t owned by the Treaty of Commerce pub, and is only at the rear of the pub.

Officers are on scene in Lincoln city centre today as they carry out investigations into a serious assault which has left a man with a suspected stab wound. We were called to reports that a fight had broken out in the car park to the rear of the Treaty of Commerce pub just south of the train barriers in High Street at around 3.30pm yesterday (Thursday, 22 June).

Read the full story on MyLocal, the new home of The Lincolnite

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