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CCTV appeal after theft from a Whitby shop

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Two men entered Hall and Coates on Church Street and one of them asked to try on a pair of boots. While the shop assistant was in the store room, a second man took a number of “Sealskinz” items, including gloves, hats and socks, valued at £200 to £300 and left without paying. The other […]

CCTV appeal after shoe theft at Monks Cross, York

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The items were taken from Schuh at Monks Cross on the morning of 6 August 2017 by a woman and a man who tried to trick shop staff and conceal the goods. Police want to speak to the woman pictured by CCTV in connection with the thefts. If you recognise her, contact North Yorkshire Police […]

Police seek man who punched another customer in Selby nightclub

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A man was punched several times by another man, who then ran off. Officers believe the attack – which took place at around 11.20 or 11.30pm in Main Street Nightclub on Saturday 9 September – was unprovoked. The suspect is described as white, around 5ft 8ins and a muscular build. He is in his late […]

Appeal after Malton burglary

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Sentimentally-valuable pieces of jewellery were taken from the house, on  East Mount, along with a quantity of cash. A man in his 20s has been arrested in connection with the incident and released under investigation while enquiries continue. However, police would like to speak to a second man who was pictured by CCTV. He is described as […]

Appeal following recent theft from a BMW in Scarborough

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Edit this information to suit your appeal General crime appeal It happened at around 5am on 12 September 2017 and involved two men tampering with a grey BMW 730 and stealing items. We are appealing for information regarding any sightings of two men acting suspiciously in the area around the time of the incident. Anyone with information that […]