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Archive – October, 2017

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CCTV appeal following theft of tracksuits from Jack Wills in York

CCTV appeal following theft of tracksuits from Jack Wills in York

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          On 6 October 2017, four tracksuits were stolen from the store worth around £400 in total. Officers are appealing to anyone who can help them identify the men. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Jonathan Weeks, or […]

Appeal following attempt theft of purse

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It happened on Thursday 19 October 2017 at approximately 12.15pm when a woman in her 6os was stopped by a man on a bicycle asking for for assistance. During a short conversation the man put his hand in the woman’s pocket and took out her purse. The woman noticed her purse was missing and called for help from another […]

Update: man arrested at Kirby Misperton

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The man climbed down from the rig at about 3.45pm. He has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated trespass and criminal damage. He remains in custody at this time. A man and woman remain on a platform which is 60ft up the rig. They have been issued with safety harnesses for their safety.

Appeal after two serious assaults in Harrogate

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Officers were called to Unity Grove at around 11.30pm on Friday 20 October where they discovered one man with stab injuries and another with a cut to his hand and other superficial injuries. Both men were taken to hospital. Around 10 minutes earlier, police were called to Skipton Road, close to Bilton Working Men’s Club, […]