Home > News > 2018 > February

Archive – February, 2018

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 break-in at Tadcaster Bowling Club

Posted on in News stories

It happened on Sunday 28 January 2018 at around 1pm when damage was caused to outbuildings during the burglary and a small amount of cash was stolen. Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the man shown in the image. Anyone who recognises the man is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on […]

Witnesses and dash-cam footage sought after motorcyclist dies near Sherburn in Elmet

Posted on in News stories

It happened just south of Beck Farm, near Sherburn in Elmet, at around 3.44pm on Saturday 24 February 2018. The collision involved a distinctive green, CCM motorbike that was travelling south from Sherburn in Elmet, and was assisted by other motorcyclists due to a mechanical fault. The rider of the CCM, a 47-year-old man from Leeds, […]

Police appeal for witnesses following fatal collision on Corban Lane, Shipton-by-Beningborough near York

Posted on in News stories

The collision occurred at 12.35pm on Saturday 24 February 2018 and involved a white Toyota Aygo and a blue Volkswagen Tiguan. The white Aygo, driven by an 89-year-old man from York with an 84-year-old woman passenger was travelling along Corban Lane from Wigginton towards Shipton-by-Beningborough and the Tiguan, driven by a 67-year-old man with a […]

Police appeal after robbery at York barber’s shop

Posted on in News stories

Police received reports that three men entered the Cut Fellas kiosk on Clifton Green shortly before 7pm yesterday and threatened the man who was working there with a knife. The men demanded money and he handed over a large amount of cash. The victim, who is in his 20s and was in the process of […]

Police search for wanted man Marcin Wiczynski after a warrant is issued for his arrest

Posted on in News stories

Marcin Wiczynski, 30, of Scarborough, is wanted by police after Scarborough magistrates issued a warrant for his arrest. Wiczynski, pictured, failed to attend court after he was charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He is short – around 5ft 7ins – and of average build. He has short, brown receding hair and speaks […]