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Archive – May, 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.

York man charged with attempted murder, wounding, and false imprisonment

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It follows an incident that occurred on the third floor of a block of flats in Fourth Avenue in York on the evening of Wednesday 1 May 2019 at around 6.40pm, when a 47-year-old York man sustained head and pelvic injuries. Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident and has not already spoken […]

Statement on ongoing incident in Scarborough

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Emergency services are at the scene of an incident at a property on Marlborough Street, Scarborough. Officers responded to reports from members of the public and ambulance at 5.40pm today, Wednesday 1 May 2019. Upon arrival at the scene, officers sadly discovered the body of a man in his seventies. Officers are working at the […]

Update: wanted man arrested

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Previous press release: Appeal to locate wanted Selby man Robert Matthews Police in Selby are appealing for information to locate a wanted man. Robert Matthews, 33, is wanted in connection with an incident that happened in Selby on 7 April 2019. It is believed that Matthews, who has links to the Selby and Sherburn-in-Elmet areas, […]

Appeal to find missing Harrogate boy

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The last confirmed sighting of 16 year-old Bailey Townend (pictured) was in Harrogate at around 10.15pm on Wednesday 17 April 2019. Despite extensive enquiries since then, officers have been unable to locate Bailey and are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare. They are now appealing to the public for information as to his whereabouts. Bailey […]