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Appeal following recent robbery in York

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a robbery that occurred in York on a footpath between Scarborough Bridge and Aldborough Way.

It happened between 4am on Sunday 24 June 2018 and involved two men threatening another man walking home from the city centre with a wooden plank.

No injury was caused to the victim, a 23-year-old local man, but headphones and an over-the-shoulder bag was stolen from him.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about anyone who saw two males in the vicinity of Scarborough Bridge and Aldborough Way at 4am on Sunday 24 June 2018.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Andrew Copeland. You can also email Andrew.Copeland@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180113061.

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Contact details:
Andrew Copeland - #0642
000642@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 30642
Incident reference:
12180113061
Last modified: October 17, 2018