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Police call for stable yard vigilance after horsebox theft

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At about 9.30pm on Tuesday 15 September 2020, a black and silver horsebox was stolen from stables near Burton Salmon. A gate lock was broken, and a horsebox kept there was dragged off by a silver estate car. Anyone who saw anything suspicious, or has any information about the theft, is asked to contact North […]

“Frightening experience” for robbery victim in Selby as two teenagers charged to court

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The incident occurred on Portholme Road, close to the junction with Bainbridge Drive, at around 3.45pm on Wednesday 9 September 2020. The victim, a 19-year-old man, was walking with his girlfriend when they approached by a group of six youth including some on bicycles. The man was assaulted causing head and facial injuries. His wallet […]

Searches underway around South Milford after men seen running from lorry

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At about 8.10am today, a member of the public saw at least six men running away from a lorry while it was stopped at the roundabout south of the village. They were described as wearing dark clothing with hoods up. Damage was caused to the side of the lorry. Extensive searches by North Yorkshire Police […]

Sherburn in Elmet: Leeds man arrested in connection with Co-op cash-in-transit robbery

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The robbery occurred at the Co-op store on Finkle Hill on Friday 21 August 2020. It was reported to North Yorkshire Police at 8.18am. Two men wearing balaclavas and carrying knives approached security staff before they made off in a white vehicle with a large amount of money. No-one was injured during the incident. Extensive […]

Appeal after man exposed himself to 17 year-old girl in Brayton

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It happened between 6.45pm and 7pm on Saturday 22 August on the corner of The Poplars and Doncaster Road when a man exposed himself to the girl who was walking her dogs. The man is described as white, tanned, in his 30s, around 6ft tall with short brown hair. He was wearing a black t-shirt, […]