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Witness appeal following fatal RTC near Skipton

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Emergency services were called at around 9.40pm on Friday 24 January 2020 following reports of a two vehicle RTC. The collision involved a silver Mercedes Vito van and a white Nissan Juke. Sadly the two occupants of the Nissan Juke, a man and woman, were pronounced dead at the scene. A woman from the Mercedes […]

Scarborough: Appeal following second burglary at Costcutter

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On  18 January 2020 at approximately 2.45am, a suspect has smashed the glass front door and made of with cigarettess and alcohol. This is the second incident within a week where the shop has been broken into. Police are investigating this latest incident and it is possible the incidents maybe linked. We are requesting the […]

Appeal following attempted vehicle theft in Scarborough

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It happened overnight between the hours of 9pm on 15 January and 12pm on 16 January when a silver Mercedes Sprinter Van was broken into and tampered with in an attempt to steal the vehicle. We are appealing for witnesses who may have been in the area at that time or seen anyone acting suspiciously […]

Appeal following attempted robbery in Huntington

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It happened on New Lane between 7.45pm and 8pm on Wednesday 22 January when three teenage males approached the victim and attempted to take his mobile phone. The victim was then chased by the three males onto Stratford Way, Huntington. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Appeal following a burglary in Marshfield Road in Settle.

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It happened on Marshfield Road between 7pm and 7.30pm on Wednesday  22 January 2020 when a pair of Ugg boots were stolen from the property. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for David Burgess. You can also email David.Burgess@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

Appeal following recent criminal damage in Middleton Tyas

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It happened on Middleton Tyas Lane at 5.30am on Saturday 18 January 2020 when a male approached a driveway and caused damage to a parked Citroen Berlingo panel van by throwing a metal bar at the windscreen. The suspect was wearing a bobble hat and outdoor style clothing. We are requesting the public’s assistance to […]