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Cyclist assaulted in York

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It happened on the junction of Clifton Moor Gate and Water Lane, York, near the Toyota garage at around 6.45am on Wednesday (6 December 2017). Both the cyclists involved were men. One was assaulted and pulled to the floor by the other cyclist and sustained minor injuries to their arms and legs, which did not require […]

Appeal following Selby break in

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Two men in dark clothing entered a house and were seen running from the property towards Armoury Road. It happened on Doncaster Road shortly after midnight today (8 December 2017). Police do not believe anything was taken. Officers are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Appeal following assault on 16-year-old boy in Harrogate

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It occurred on Otley Road, near the junction with Cold Bath Road, at around 4pm on 21 November 2017. The boy was punched in the face which left him with a black eye. The suspect is aged around 20 with short blond hair on the sides and longer on the top. He was earing a red tartan-patterned jacket ,grey […]

Appeal following collision in Skipton

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It happened at 4:25pm on Saturday 2 December 2017 on Shortbank Road, Skipton and involved a Ford S Max and a Citroen Saxo both from the Skipton area. One man was arrested on suspicion of drug driving and has been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or […]

Appeal following recent burglary in Scarborough

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It happened on North Marine Road, between Monday 27 and RTuesday 28 November 2017, whereby suspects entered the victims flat and stole two paintings and a wooden tribal mask. The paintings are described as Russell Flint paintings. The first painting is A3 in size and features a desert scene with three people sat down with […]