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Appeal after member of staff assaulted in York museum

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A woman assaulted a member of staff at the Castle Museum, York. Police are appealing for information about the suspect, who is described as having brown hair tied back and was wearing dark-coloured clothing and holding a young child. It happened on Saturday 15 December 2018 at 12.40pm and despite an investigation taking place, police […]

CCTV appeal after cash taken from elderly man in York

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A man approached an elderly man in Fishergate, York, and watched him withdraw money from a cash machine. The suspect then took the money from the machine before the elderly man could reach it. The incident happened between 9.25pm and 9.45pm on October 3 and despite extensive enquiries, police are still trying to identify the […]

Appeal following the theft of money from Bet Fred, Acomb, York

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A theft occurred at about 1.30pm on 17 November 2018. A man is believed to have entered via Front Street in Acomb and used distraction to steal money. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man in the images, as they believe he will have information that […]

Appeal following robbery in Acomb

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The incident happened in Farm Foods on Front Street when a man entered the store, stood in line at the till before producing a knife and grabbing an amount of cash from the till. As he tried to leave the store he was tackled to the ground by a customer before running out of the […]