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CCTV appeal after Scarborough arcade bag theft

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A rucksack belonging to a member of staff was taken from Gilly’s amusements on Foreshore Road after someone forced the lock on an attendant’s booth. Officers investigating the incident, which happened some time before 9.20am on 15 June, today released a high-quality CCTV images of a man they wish to trace as part of their enquiries (pictured […]

Sentimentally-valuable jewellery stolen in Scarborough burglary

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One was an 18-carat white gold diamond cluster ring containing Asscher and Baguette cut diamonds, which also has 20 round brilliant-cut diamonds on it. The other was a distinctive Raymond Weil watch, with a black face/ dial with diamonds on it. Both are pictured below. The break-in happened in the Northway/ Victoria Road area some time before 1pm on […]

Scarborough fraud and theft suspect charged to court

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The 26-year-old is accused of using a local woman’s bank card to withdraw cash on 1 June and 2 June 2017. He has been charged with two counts of committing fraud by false representation and two counts of theft. He will appear before town magistrates on 24 July at 11am in court room 2.

Scarborough area appeal: Serious collision at Seamer on Saturday afternoon confirmed as fatal

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It happened on the B1261 Main Street at Seamer – near Chew Lane and between the A64 – at around 3.15pm on Saturday (24 June 2017). A local woman aged 63, driving a light-coloured Kia Picanto, suffered fatal injuries. There was a delay publicly confirming the death to allow officers the necessary time to trace […]