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Urgent appeal to trace missing 13-year-old York girl Elise Donoghue

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Elise Donoghue was reported missing at 8.39pm today (Thursday 19 October 2017) after leaving her drama class at the York Theatre Royal on St Leonard’s Place just before 8pm. It is not believed Elise has any money or access to a mobile phone, and she  is considered vulnerable due to her age. Police enquiries have […]

Appeal: 80-year-old cyclist airlifted to hospital following collision in York

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The incident occurred on Green Dykes Lane, on the approach to the traffic light junction with Hull Road and Lawrence Street, at around 7.04pm on Tuesday (10 October 2017). It involved an 80-year-old man on a bicycle and a BMW 1 Series that was stationary in traffic waiting for the traffic lights to change. It […]

York sex assaults investigation – CCTV released of suspect

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Enquiries have been ongoing into two potentially linked incidents involving a man who allegedly sexually assaulted two young women who were walking alone. One incident occurred in the Navigation Road area at around 12.30am on Tuesday 26 September 2017. The other, which was reported to the police late on Wednesday 27 September, happened in the […]

Witness appeal following a recent assault in York

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The incident occurred between 5.15pm and 5.30pm hours on 27 September 2017 and it involved a white man of heavy build aged in his late 40s, and a woman aged in her 70s who are both from the York area. The woman sustained a minor head injury and was taken by ambulance to York Hospital where she […]