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Police search for wanted man Marcin Wiczynski after a warrant is issued for his arrest

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Marcin Wiczynski, 30, of Scarborough, is wanted by police after Scarborough magistrates issued a warrant for his arrest. Wiczynski, pictured, failed to attend court after he was charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He is short – around 5ft 7ins – and of average build. He has short, brown receding hair and speaks […]

Appeal after man seriously injured in Scarborough attack

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The victim, who is his 20s, was attacked on Ramshill Road, near the ABC Taxi office, at around 10.25pm last night. He sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remains today. Three men – two in their 20s and one in his 40s – were arrested in connection with […]

Warning to van owners after spate of van break-ins on the East Coast

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Officers are investigating six incidents overnight between 19 and 20 February 2018. These include: A Peugeot van attacked for tools in Rillington (ref: 12180029645) A Ford Transit attacked for tools in Northstead  (ref: 12180029661) An Iveco van attacked for tools in Northstead  (ref: 12180029678) A van attacked for tools in Muston (ref: 12180029700) A Peugeot […]

Scarborough man jailed for child sex offence

Scarborough man jailed for child sex offence

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Lee Traquair-Hull, aged 34, of Seamer Road, Scarborough, was jailed for 15 months for causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, and given two months concurrent for publishing an obscene article. Detectives opened an investigation in June 2016, following a report that Traquair-Hull had begun a text message conversation with a teenage […]

Appeal following assault in Scarborough

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It happened on Stepney Road at approximately 11am on Monday 19 February 2018. The victim sustained a cut to the back of his neck which required hospital treatment. The suspect’s identity is currently unknown and efforts are ongoing to trace him. He is described as white, around 5ft in height and 17 to 18 years old. He […]

Teenager needed hospital treatment after unprovoked attack in Scarborough

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It happened on Stepney Road at approximately 11am today. The victim sustained a cut to the back of his neck which needed hospital treatment following the unprovoked attack. We are requesting the public’s help to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. The suspect is described as a white male, around 5ft in height and […]