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Ashley Cole: Swindon man charged with racial abuse

A Swindon man has been charged with racially abusing Ashley Cole during an FA Cup match in January. Lee Oscroft, 24, is alleged to have verbally abused the former England international during Swindon Town's third round tie with Manchester City. Mr Oscroft, from Kingshill Road, has been bailed to appear...
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Ashley Cole robbery: Accused blames DNA link on stolen items

A courier accused of robbing former England footballer Ashley Cole has claimed DNA linking him to the scene was found on items stolen from his van. Kurtis Dilks is accused of being part of a gang that used a sledgehammer to smash into Mr Cole and Sharon Canu's home in Surrey on 21 January 2020.
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Courier accused of Ashley Cole robbery claims DNA was on items stolen from van

A courier accused of robbing former England footballer Ashley Cole has claimed DNA linking him to the scene was found on items stolen from his van.Kurtis Dilks is charged with being part of a four-strong gang who allegedly smashed their way into the home of Mr Cole and his partner Sharon Canu with a sledgehammer, and threatened to cut his fingers off with pliers.On Monday, the 34-year-old defendant told a jury at Nottingham Crown Court he was “most certainly not” involved in the robbery in Fetcham, Surrey, on January 21 2020.The court heard Dilks also told police he felt “sick”...
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Soccer star Ashley Cole details moment he thought was ‘going to die’ as armed robbers raided home

Retired soccer star Ashley Cole detailed the horrifying moment he thought he was “going to die” as ruthless thugs raided his London home while his girlfriend and their son hid in the closet. A video of the former Arsenal and Chelsea defender was played in Nottingham Crown Court on Tuesday, in which he spoke about the terrifying raid on his south London house, the Guardian reported. In the video, Cole told police, “I was on my knees, waiting to be killed … I’ll never see my kids again.” The soccer star-turned-coach said at least four men broke into his property on Jan. 21,...
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Ashley Cole feared he would die in robbery, court hears

Former England footballer Ashley Cole told police he thought he was going to die during a robbery at his home, a court has heard. The ex-Chelsea and Arsenal left-back broke down during a police interview shown at Nottingham Crown Court. He described how masked men "charged" at his windows and...
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Ashley Cole among victims of high-value robberies, court hears

Footballers Ashley Cole and Tom Huddlestone were targeted in a series of burglaries and robberies linked to the theft of a tiara worth £3.5m, a trial has heard. Mr Cole and his partner Sharon Canu were bound by cable ties when they were robbed at their home in January 2020.
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Ashley Cole among high-profile targets for ‘ruthlessly executed’ burglaries

Thousands of pounds of items were stolen from footballers Ashley Cole and Tom Huddlestone by violent robbers in a series of “ruthlessly executed” burglaries, a court has heard.Kurtis Dilks is alleged to have robbed former England defender Mr Cole and his partner Sharon Canu of watches, mobile phones, cash, a Gucci bag, headphones and a BMW smart key during a break-in at their home in January 2020.Nottingham Crown Court heard that Dilks is also accused of being part of a six-strong gang who allegedly stole the £3.75 million Portland Tiara from the Welbeck Estate in 2018. The tiara was worn...
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Horrific details emerge from terrifying burglary involving Ashley Cole

Horrifying details have emerged from a burglary that involved former Chelsea and Arsenal player Ashley Cole and his girlfriend, with a court hearing today, that a gang threatened to cut off Cole’s fingers with pliers during a violent break-in at his home. The Daily Mail report that the break-in...
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