A 63-year-old man has died following an explosion at a house in Haxby, York, police can confirm
Archive – February, 2016
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Specialist search dogs from Fire and Rescue Service and Durham Constabulary carried out searches of the property earlier today. We believe the deceased was the only person in the property at the time of the explosion. We will conduct further searches to confirm this is the case.
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a shed break-in that occurred in Selby.
Assistant Chief Constable Paul Kennedy said:
A crime gang from the South-West of England have today (Thursday 18 February 2016) been jailed for blackmailing a North Yorkshire farmer out of £196,000.
The police scene guard at Fulford Road cemetery in York, has this evening, been stood down following the discovery of a number of weapons yesterday.