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Stolen quad bike recovered within minutes by police in North Yorkshire, and suspect arrested

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The quad bike will be returned to its rightful owners, and the man remains in custody, where he is also being investigated for a number of other non-residential burglaries. Police have warned that quad bike thieves entering North Yorkshire will face an “immediate and robust” response to their offending. Just after 1.50am today, Monday 30 November […]

Suspected drug driver arrested after eagle-eyed residents report poaching concerns

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Officers tracked down his Subaru Forester after residents reported concerns about poachers in the area. At about 1.40am on Sunday 15 November, a vigilant Rural Watch member called in to North Yorkshire Police to report the suspicious Subaru on the A170 near the top of Sutton Bank. He said three men dressed in camouflage were […]

Northallerton: Attempted robbery under investigation

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The incident happened in an alleyway between Goosecroft Lane and Brompton Road, near Asda, between 9pm and 9.30pm on Tuesday 10 November 2020. The victim, a local woman aged in her 30s, was struck on the back of the head but managed to rush away. She did not require any medical treatment but was left […]

Appeal following collision in Thirsk

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It happened on Station Road opposite Tesco around 7.25am on Monday 9 November 2020 and involved a red pick up stlye vehicle towing a cattle/sheep trailer and a pedal cyclist. The cyclist, a 36 year old man, received minor injuries as a result of the collision.  The red pick up failed to stop at the […]

Soldier’s vicious and unprovoked attack on taxi driver results in nine years and nine months’ imprisonment

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Steffan Rhys Wilson, aged 26, of Maesyfro, Station Terrace, Llanybydder, Sir Gar, West Wales, was sentenced at Leeds Crown Court today – Tuesday 3 November 2020 – having pleaded guilty to section 18 wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. Jailed: Steffan Rhys Wilson The victim, a 43-year-old taxi driver from Northallerton, suffered a […]

Driver who died in A19 collision named

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49 year-old Brian James from Northallerton was travelling along the A19 around 5.30am on Thursday 8 October 2020 when he was involved in a two-vehicle collision. The collision happened on the southbound carriageway near South Kilvington when the two vehicles, a black Peugeot driven by Mr James and a white Audi A4, collided and left […]