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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.

Appeal for witnesses following theft of rare electric bike in York

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                  It happened at 5.15am on Friday 21 January 2017 and involved a man breaking in to the Electric Bike Shop on Walmgate and stealing a Scott E Genius 710 Plus electric mountain bike  (pictured) worth £4,600. He was disturbed and left on an old silver mountain bike, pushing […]

Appeal for witnesses following assault in York

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It happened on St. Leonards Place, York at around 11pm on Sunday 18 December 2016 and involved a man being punched in an unprovoked attack by another man near the bus stop outside the Theatre Royal. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we […]

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 […]