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Officers investigating £100,000 antiques shop burglary release new images

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More than 200 objects were taken, including a number of highly-distinctive bespoke pieces on Tuesday, 13 February at 27 West Park, opposite the Stray. Police believe the thieves cut a hole in the roof of the building and climbed through it between 8.50pm and 9.50pm. They broke into a number of cabinets, probably using a […]

More than £100,000 of jewellery stolen from antiques shop after burglars cut a hole in the roof

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Hundreds of objects were taken, including a number of highly-distinctive bespoke pieces. The incident took place on Tuesday, 13 February at 27 West Park, opposite the Stray. Police believe the thieves cut a hole in the roof of the building and climbed through it at around 9.50pm. They broke into a number of cabinets, probably […]

Arson warning as officers investigate skip blaze in Harrogate

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Officers believe the blaze outside B&Q on Skipton Road was stared deliberately at around 10pm yesterday (7 February). They are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information about the incident to come forward. The fire was contained to the skip, which was full of wood, and no other damage was reported. Inspector Penny Taylor, of […]

Traffic cops deploy stinger device to stop vehicle driven by suspected alcohol thief

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The 22-year-old, from Harrogate, is alleged to have taken 13 bottles of Disaronno amaretto from Morrisons on Harrogate Road at 11.13am on Monday (5 February 2018). He then made off in a black Ford Fiesta which failed to stop for police as it travelled to Harrogate via Killinghall. Traffic cops deployed a stinger device to […]

Appeal following burglary at Harrogate’s Spiritual Healing Church

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It happened at the Spiritual Healing Church, Princes Square at between 9.25pm on Sunday 4 February 2018 and 6pm on Monday 5 February 2018 when the offender, or offenders, gained entry by forcing a window out of its frame and breaking into a storage cupboard on the ground floor. Despite gaining access to cash in the cupboard, none was […]