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Appeal following burglaries in Hampsthwaite near Harrogate

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The incidents occurred on Thursday 23 May 2019 sometime between 12.30am and 6.30am when rooms were searched and property including purses and handbags stolen from a house in Hollins Lane. A coffee shop on High Street, Hampsthwaite, was broken into and a tips jar was stolen, and items of property were damaged. This morning police […]

Appeal follwoing late night robbery in Harrogate

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It happened near St Andrews Walk at around 1.30am in the early hours of Friday 10 May 2019 were two suspects have approached a delivery driver and threatened them at knifepoint before taking items of food and leaving the area. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Local patrols stepped up after Killinghall burglary

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A number of suspects entered a property, threatened the homeowner and stole some items, before making off. The suspects made off from the scene in a black Vauxhall Vectra. Anyone with information about the burglary, or who may have seen the car involved, is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12190082884. […]

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 […]