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Archive – March, 2019

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 following robbery in Harrogate

Appeal following robbery in Harrogate

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It happened outside the Co-op store on Skipton Road, Harrogate at 11.55pm on Thursday 21 March 2019 when a man dressed in dark clothing and wearing a white mask approached another man in the store and demanded money. The victim gave the masked man a small amount of cash, who then made off on foot […]

Man’s leg broken in York assault

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The victim needed extensive hospital treatment after an ambulance was called to assist him on Foss Island Road, near the former Carpet Right store. The incident happened on 20 February 2019 but was only recently brought to the attention of police. Detectives are keen to hear from anyone who helped the 47-year-old victim after the […]

Motorcyclist dies in collision near Richmond

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It happened on Saturday at around 2.15pm on the B6271. A black Harley Davidson motorcycle and a Red Citroen C3 we involved. Sadly, the 58-year-old motorcyclist from the Durham area was seriously injured and died at the scene. The road was closed for several hours to allow emergency services to deal with the incident. Anyone […]

Masked men steal items from delivery vehicle in Harrogate

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It happened on Crab Lane at 7.45am on Monday 18 March and involved two males wearing balaclavas stealing items from a delivery vehicle. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the identities of the two male suspects and their […]

Appeal following a burglary at Selby casino

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Two men gained access to the casino at 2.20am and returned at 4.30am on Wednesday, 13 March. They damaged gaming machines and stole cash. Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen anything suspicious in the area at these times to contact them. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact […]

Appeal after collision in Malton

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Police received reports of a 4×4-style vehicle colliding with two pedestrians on Norton Road between 10.35am and 10.45am on Thursday. No serious injuries were sustained. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, […]