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Scarborough appeal: Alleged bottle attack at Falsgrave Park under investigation

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It occurred just after 9pm on Bank Holiday Monday, 25 May 2020. A 21-year-old local man received substantial injuries to his face which required 50 stitches at hospital. Another 21-year-old man suffered a cut hand in the incident, and a 17-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted and threatened with a broken bottle. Police arrested a 17-year-old […]

Missing woman found safe in Scarborough

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She was found in Scarborough yesterday evening, after a member of the public who had seen her photograph in our appeal recognised her near the coast. The coastguard and police helicopter were involved in the search for her. Thank you to everyone who shared our appeal to find her on social media.

Enquiries following tragic death of teenage girl in Scarborough

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Officers were called by the ambulance service to a report that a girl had become unwell at an address in Scarborough, at about 4pm on Wednesday 20 May 2020. On attendance, two teenage girls were found unwell at a property in the North Marine Road area of the town. Both girls were taken by ambulance […]

Five arrests in Scarborough for Class A drugs offences

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Just before 9pm on Monday 18 May 2020, police officers on Seamer Road became aware of a disturbance outside a property nearby. They attended and spoke to a group of people. Two were detained for a search under the Misuse of Drugs Act, and subsequently arrested. A 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being […]

Four men arrested over suspected County Lines drug activity in Scarborough

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North Yorkshire Police officers yesterday (Sunday 17 May) responded to reports of drug-related activity at two Scarborough properties and subsequently arrested three men believed to be linked to a key County Lines drug operation. An 18 year old man from Sandwell in the West Midlands was arrested at a residential address in Alma Square on […]

Police name 21-year-old who died in moors crash as officers renew their appeal

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Shane Finn, 21, from Grangetown, Middlesbrough, was travelling in a blue Audi A3 which crashed on Knott Road, north of Rosedale Abbey. The incident happened at around 1pm on Saturday, 2 May. Shane (pictured) was taken to hospital by air ambulance but sadly died of his injuries. His family is currently being supported by specially-trained […]