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Archive – December, 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 after man seriously injured when car left the road near Gunnerside

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It happened at around 11am on Thursday 28 December 2017. On Arrival officers found the vehicle had come to rest approximately 50 metres from the road in a field.  The driver, a man aged in his 30s from the Darlington area, suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough where he […]

Appeal after man was assaulted with a bike in York

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It happened on Peasholme Green/Stonebow at 12.30am on 22 Friday, December. Two men approached the victim and threw the bicycle at him. The suspects cycled off towards the Layerthorpe area. Police are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. The first attacker is described as […]

Appeal following Boxing Night robberies in York

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The first one happened on the footpath between Scarborough Bridge and Aldborough Way in York at approximately 8.25pm on 26 December 2017, when the victim, a 24-year-old man had his wallet and phone stolen by a man who was in possession of a knife. The suspect in this case, who is described as being in […]

Appeal following recent theft and assault in Whitby

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The theft happened at J’Adore at around 3.15pm on Saturday 16 December 2017, and was followed by an assault on Sandgate shortly afterwards. It involved a man who stole two items from J’Adore and was pursued by the store manager on to Sandgate where the suspect assaulted the store manager before returning the stolen items. We are conducting enquiries and […]

Appeal following Selby burglary

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It happened at between 7pm on Friday 22nd and 10am on Saturday 23rd December 2017 and involved the offender/s forcing the front door of the property to gain entry and stealing a bottle of prescription medicine. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]