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Appeal to find wanted Bradley Hunter from Tadcaster

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Bradley Hunter, 26, was charged with assault, false imprisonment and threats to kill, and appeared at court last week. He was released from court with bail conditions, but has since breached those conditions. Mr Hunter also has links to Selby, and to Micklefield, Pontefract and Castleford in West Yorkshire. Officers have conducted a number of […]

Arrest following Fairburn sexual offence – updated dash-cam appeal

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The incident occurred at around 7am on Thursday 18 June 2020, when the victim, a woman in her 60s, was walking beside the A1246. Following extensive enquiries, a man in his 30s has been arrested on suspicion of attempted rape. He has been released on bail while the investigation continues. Officers are continuing to appeal […]

CCTV appeal after theft from Tadcaster shop

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The incident occurred on Saturday 21 June 2020 between 3.51pm and 3.54pm at the Sainsbury’s supermarket on Mill Lane, Tadcaster where an individual attempted to leave the store without paying for several items. North Yorkshire Police is asking for the public’s help to identify the individual pictured in the CCTV image as officers believe he […]

CCTV appeal following shop theft in Selby

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The incident happened at Tesco, Selby between 8.35pm and 8.45pm on Tuesday 16 June 2020, when more than £400 worth of Gillette razor blades were stolen from the store. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the people in the images as they believe they will have information […]

Heatwave danger alert: Young people urged not to jump in water-filled quarries, waterfalls and “tombstoning” at the coast

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But the risks of serious injury, illness and even death are very real – not least when this activity is mixed with drinking alcohol. On Wednesday afternoon (24 June 2020), police were called to a quarry near Great Heck in the Selby District to disperse a gathering of up to 40 young people. Not only […]