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Archive – January, 2017

Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.

CCTV appeal following theft of meat from Tesco Express in Sherburn-in-Elmet

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On Sunday 16 October 2016 at 4.25pm the woman was seen to enter the Tesco Express store on Low Street in Sherburn-in-Elmet. CCTV captures the woman taking approx £60 worth of steak and leave the store having made no attempt to pay. Anyone who recognises the woman or who has any information which could assist […]

Appeal for witnesses following suspicious incident in Rawcliffe

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It happened on St Marks Grove in Rawcliffe between 5.25pm and 5.35pm on Wednesday 11 January 2017. A 12-year-old boy was walking home from St Marks Church on Howards Drive in the direction of the “Rawcliffe Rec” when a large black vehicle, possibly a people carrier, appeared alongside the boy. A man who was driving […]

Information sought about truck collision on A168 near Thirsk

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At 6.20pm on Thursday 19 January 2017 the Scania tractor unit and trailer were stationary in a layby when another HGV collided with the rear of the trailer, causing significant damage to the trailer. The HGV stopped momentarily but then continued to drive off without exchanging details with the Scania driver. From the debris left […]

Appeal for information regarding burglary at Stonefall Household Recycling Centre in Harrogate

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Thieves gained entry to the site by smashing the rear fence. They continued to break into a storage container and steal six flat screen televisions. Due to the size and number of TV’s stolen, a vehicle must of been used to transport the items away and police are appealing to anyone who may of witnessed […]

Appeal following attempted robbery in Selby

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It happened at around 8.30pm on the night of Sunday 22 January 2017 when a man entered the shop and threatened a member of staff with a knife and demanded money from the till. The member of staff refused to hand over any money and the suspect left the shop empty-handed. The suspect is described […]