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Archive – April, 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.

Man assaulted in Scalby, Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on a public footpath near the sports field on The Green, Scalby at 5.45pm on Friday (5 April). The victim, a man in his 40s, was walking down the footpath when he was assaulted by an unknown person from behind, sustaining minor injuries to the rear of his head. We are requesting the […]

Taxi driver assaulted in Richmond

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Newbiggin at 2.15am on Monday, 1 April and involved a taxi driver being assaulted. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from anyone who witnessed the incident and the people involved. Anyone with information that could assist […]

***UPDATE***Witness appeal after cyclist injured in serious collision in York

Posted on in News stories

The man, aged 51 from York, died in hospital this afternoon.  We are not yet in a position to release the identity of the man.  Police urge any witnesses who have not yet come forward to get in touch. Please dial 101, press 1 and pass information to the force control room quoting reference 12190062550.  ******************************************* […]

Update – body discovered in the River Foss

Posted on in News stories

The body has now been identified as that of Lee Evennett, 48, from York. Lee was reported missing on 29 March 2019. His family are being supported by officers. At this time, there are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.