August 16, 2019
A murder investigation has been launched after a Thames Valley police officer died following an incident in Berkshire.
Berkshire Murder: Police Officer Andrew Harper Killed While Attending Burglary
PC Andrew Harper, from the force’s Roads and Policing Proactive Unit, based at Abingdon Police Station, was killed as he attended a reported burglary. The incident occurred at around 11.30pm on Thursday night near to the A4, Bath Road, between Reading and Newbury. It happened at the crossroads of Ufton Lane and Lambdens Hill, near to Sulhamstead.
Ten arrests have been made in connection with the incident. All those arrested are male and aged between 13 and 30. BREAKING: 10 people arrested & in custody after a police officer killed while on duty attending a reported burglary. @Thamesvp have launched a murder investigation into the death of PC Andrew Harper. Officers still on the scene near Sulhamstead in Berkshire pic.twitter.com/SQlOv6utwF— Charlotte Briere (@ITVCharlotte) August 16, 2019Deputy Chief Constable Jason Hogg said: “Our deepest thoughts at this time are of course with Andrew’s friends and family, who are being supported by specially trained family liaison officers.
“Our thoughts also extend to all of Andrew’s colleagues within Thames Valley Police.
“As a force we are devastated at the loss of our colleague and will all be supporting each other at this difficult time.”
Andy Fiddler, from Thames Valley Police Federation, said: “This is totally devastating news. All our thoughts – and the thoughts of the entire police family across the UK – are with the family, friends and close colleagues of PC Andrew Harper who died last night.Absolutely horrific news, my thoughts are with PC Andrew Harper's loved ones and the whole police family at this terrible time.Althought it won't bring him back, I hope the culprit is swiftly brought to justice. https://t.co/CQO7CG1PwL— Louise Haigh MP (@LouHaigh) August 16, 2019My thoughts are with the family of PC Andrew Harper who was killed in the line of duty last night. https://t.co/YbvYCMBOrJ— Priti Patel MP (@patel4witham) August 16, 2019“Police officers go to work each and every day to do their duty. We are courageous, caring and compassionate. We confront danger on a daily basis. We know there is a risk when we put on the uniform but we do so as we are proud to protect the public.
“Sadly on very rare and horrendous occasions a colleague makes the ultimate sacrifice. We will ensure that heroism is never forgotten.”
A scene watch remains in place at the scene of the incident and Ufton Lane and Lambdens Hill remain closed.
The A4, Bath Road has since re-opened.Related... New Details Emerge Of 'Devoted Father' Stabbed To Death In Newcastle Man Guilty Of Murdering Ashley Ellerin The Night She Was Due To Meet Ashton Kutcher For A Date
Related Stories
Latest News
Top news around the world
Oscar 2020

See the list of 2020 Oscar Nominations including best picture, best actors and actresses, and more.

The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), will honor the best films of 2019 and will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

Around the World

Celebrity News

> Latest News in Media

Watch It
Kim and Kanye Courtside for Kobe Bryant Tribute at NBA All-Star Game | TMZ NEWSROOM
February 17, 2020
Tl_6Ti_ysFc
Orlando Bloom's HUGE Tattoo Fail | TMZ TV
February 17, 2020
3CRc0mkw8sI
Van Jones Says Dwyane Wade Was Courageous for Supporting Zaya | TMZ
February 16, 2020
_PxvxwA4L0g
Tyler Cameron surprises fans w/ultimate Valentine’s Day blind taste test | Page Six Celebrity News
February 13, 2020
RwNIvxbkaWA
Testing Gwyneth Paltrow's 'Vagina' Candle And Other Goop Products | Page Six Celebrity News
February 12, 2020
icD2-4ofnXk
How Adam Driver and Brad Pitt's height stacks up to other Oscar men | Page Six Celebrity News
February 08, 2020
OhHs22XYrnc
'Outlander' Cast Reveals What to Expect This Season
February 15, 2020
K4klRSTpDIM
Issa Rae Teases 'Insecure' Season Four and Her Romance Film 'The Photograph'
February 15, 2020
onEO5NgmLjc
Harvey Weinstein's Closing Argument: 'Women Need to Take Responsibility for Their Actions'
February 13, 2020
3yfUxASXNvE
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Caught on NBA All-Star Game Kiss Cam | E! News
February 18, 2020
IP3K41-Feg8
Jennifer Lopez Shares Sexy Bikini Selfie: "Relaxed and Recharged" | E! News
February 16, 2020
fy4UKL7pU0w
Former "Love Island" Host Caroline Flack Found Dead at Age 40 | E! News
February 15, 2020
vnY28W1wSH0
TV Schedule
Late Night Show
Watch the latest shows of U.S. top comedians

Sports

Latest sport results, news, videos, interviews and comments
Latest Events
17
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Chelsea - Manchester United
17
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
AC Milan - Torino
16
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Aston Villa - Tottenham Hotspur
16
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Lazio - Inter Milan
16
Feb
SPAIN: La Liga
Real Madrid - Celta Vigo
16
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Arsenal - Newcastle United
16
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Cagliari - Napoli
16
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Juventus - Brescia
15
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Norwich City - Liverpool
15
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Atalanta - Roma
Find us on Instagram
at @feedimo to stay up to date with the latest.
Featured Video You Might Like
pQ9gcOoH9R8 g5MRDEXRk4k tudKp5Vhs3k iwWHibhssSo kQr0XHPbICM 5NeCb7JxaRk u5xQKdNqazE 56CdjlzJqSA kw7uFRs-Az0 xNv0JZWLV7w j_x1lr04a6Q lrYGH-drP8s
Copyright © 2020 Feedimo. All Rights Reserved.