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Archive – October, 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.

Stuck 4×4 seized near York as poaching clampdown continues

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At 6.30am on Tuesday 22 October 2019, North Yorkshire Police received a report of suspicious activity on Sheriff Hutton Road, Strensall, involving men with vehicles. Officers attended, and searched three vehicles, two of which were stuck in mud. One of the vehicles, a Land Rover Discovery, was untaxed, and was therefore seized under police powers. […]

Appeal following recent theft in Northallerton

Appeal following recent theft in Northallerton

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The incident involved two men and two women who entered the store with empty trollies and filled them up with items to a value of around £150. They left the store without offering payment. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the identity of these individuals. Anyone with information that could assist the […]

Police offer reassurance following Scarborough stabbing

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26 year-old Solomon Robinson was found with serious injuries outside the Town Hall on St Nicholas Street at 2am on Sunday 20 October 2019 and taken to hospital where he sadly died. Chief Inspector Rachel Wood, North Yorkshire Police’s Operational Commander of Scarborough & Ryedale said: “This has been a fast-moving investigation which saw ten […]

Appeal for witnesses and information following ATM theft in Pickering

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At around 1.58am on Wednesday 23 October, the Force Control Room received reports of an ATM theft at the Post Office on Market Place in Pickering. It appears that the offenders have forced their way into the Post Office and forcibly removed the ATM before leaving the scene. Extensive police enquiries remain ongoing to trace […]

Scarborough stabbing: five men charged with murder of 26 year-old Solomon Robinson

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Mr Robinson was found with serious injuries outside Scarborough Town Hall on St Nicholas Street at 2am on Sunday 20 October 2019 and taken to hospital where he sadly died. North Yorkshire Police arrested ten people on suspicion of murder. Two 18 year-olds, a 20 year-old, a 21 year-old and a 22 year-old have been […]