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Appeal following damage to tyres in Skipton

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It happened between 8pm on Sunday 6th August 2017 and 9.10am on Tuesday 8th August 2017. The front and rear offside tyres of a Landrover Discovery have been damaged. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for Liz Rutter. You can also email liz.rutter@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

Appeal for witnesses after Skipton play area graffitied

Appeal for witnesses after Skipton play area graffitied

Posted on in Local appeals

It is believed to have happened over the weekend of 29 and 30 July and involved a number of rocks and trees being sprayed with yellow paint. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about anyone […]

Assault on Greenfield Street, Skipton

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It happened on Friday 30th June 2017 at around 8.30pm close to the grassed area. This involved a 50-year-old man allegedly chasing another man aged in his 70s and striking him with a cricket bat. The victim has then ran into a house nearby. The suspect was arrested and taken into custody for questioning. He […]

Appeal for information following damage to vehicle in Skipton

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Between 7pm on Sunday 11 June 2017 and 8AM on Monday June 12 2017, a small red hatchback car was scratched whilst parked in the designated off road parking spaces near to the roundabout joining Roughaw Road with Cawder Green. The car has been scratched with a sharp pointed item like a screwdriver or key. […]

Appeal following assault in Skipton

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At about 7pm on Tuesday 30 May 2017 Police attended on Moorview Way at the junction of Shortbank Road, Skipton, to a report of a male having been assaulted. A group of youths were seen to be involved in the incident and made off from the scene prior to police arrival. The victim subsequently received […]