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 […]
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.
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 […]
The week of action aims to raise awareness of the devastating effect stalking has on the emotional, mental and physical health of victims and the fact that #StalkingStealsLives Stalking is a pattern of unwanted, fixated and obsessive behaviour which is intrusive and causes fear of violence or serious alarm or distress. Examples of stalking can […]
A disturbance related to the incident happened on a pelican crossing near Wilkinsons Flats on Scalby Road and detectives are appealing for anyone who saw it or has dashcam footage to get in touch. The burglary happened at Scalby Road at around 9.40pm on Thursday (4 April). The woman, who is in her 50s, suffered […]
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. ******************************************* […]
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.