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Archive – July, 2020

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Witness appeal following report of men acting suspiciously in York

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The men were seen in the Danebury Drive and Garden Way area of Acomb between 10-10.30pm on Tuesday 28 June 2020. They were seen  running back to a parked vehicle, all dressed in dark clothing, carrying what appeared to be baseball bats. On police arrival at the scene, two of the men left the vehicle […]

Appeal for information following 2-in-1 burglary in Harrogate

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Thieves gained entry to the property on Westbourne Avenue, Harrogate between 1-6am on Tuesday 28 July 2020. They took the victims  car keys and stole two vehicles from the driveway; a Audi Q7 registration YH66 MHR and a black Toyota Hilux registration YF69 EYF . The victims handbag was also taken, but later located outside […]

Appeal for information regarding distinctive Piaggio moped stolen in York

Appeal for information regarding distinctive Piaggio moped stolen in York

Posted on in Local appeals

The black Piaggio zip moped was stolen from outside a property on Duchess Mews, York and was taken at some time between 7.30am and 11.30pm on Sunday 26 July 2020. The bike is very identifiable, as it has numerous rock band stickers added to it. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the […]

A woman has been charged with the murder of a York man in 2007

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John David Clarke, known as David, of Huntington Road, York, died aged 43 in April 2007. His body was recovered from the River Foss near Towthorpe in April 2007. In April 2020, David Roustoby, 44, of Rawcliffe Lane, York, was also charged with the murder of Mr Clarke. Both Sharron Roustoby and David Roustoby are […]