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Archive – October, 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 Selby burglary

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The incident happened at around 6.55pm on Saturday, 7 October 2017 in Fordlands, Thorpe Willoughby. Intruders broke in through a first-floor window and stole jewellery. They made off when the burglar alarm sounded. Police investigating the incident want to speak to two people pictured in the area by CCTV. If you recognise them, or if […]

CCTV appeal following purse theft in Selby supermarket

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At around 11am on Saturday 16 September 2017, two men entered Aldi in Selby. One of the men approached a woman and distracted her by asking questions about an item he was going to buy, diverting her attention away from her trolley. While doing this, a second man stole the victim’s purse from her handbag, […]

Thornton-le-Street crash update: cyclist has died in hospital

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It happened at 9.15am on Tuesday 3 October 2017 when the cyclist was in a collision with a silver Nissan Micra. We are not in a position to name her at this time. Officers are renewing their appeal for witnesses and dash-cam footage to assist the investigation. In particular, they are appealing for the drivers […]

Appeal for victims of Whiskey theft to come forward

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During a routine search of an address in Osgodby, Selby, officers discovered a large quantity of bottled whisky. It appears the bottles may be part of a larger private collection. Members of the public are urged to check whether they may be missing these items and anyone who feels they have been a victim of […]