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Appeal for information following robbery in York

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses following a robbery in York yesterday (Tuesday, 5 March). The incident occurred just before 1pm on St Benedicts Road when the victim, a man in his 20s, was walking along the road when he was approached by an older man, possibly aged in his 40s who subsequently robbed […]

Appeal following theft from Tesco in York

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It happened at Tesco on Clifton Moor at 10pm on 26th February 2019 when a man stole several bottles of spirits and left the store without paying. After being challenged by a security guard, the suspect produced a knife although did not make any threats with it. Officers are appealing to anyone members of the public who witnessed the […]

Appeal following Burglary in York

Appeal following Burglary in York

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information following a burglary in York. The offence occurred on the junction with Boroughbridge Road (A59) and Carr Lane at around 12.45pm on Friday, 15 February. In particular officers are appealing to anyone who may have seen a man leaving a property through the front window, then crossing the […]

Appeal to identify owner of a recovered stolen bike in York

Appeal to identify owner of a recovered stolen bike in York

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Police were able to recover the bike shortly it had been taken from a bike rack outside of Marks and Spencer on Friday 1st March 2019. A 44-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident. If anybody recognises the bicycle, or has any information regarding the theft, please contact 101 and ask to speak […]

Theft of Solar Lights in Cayton

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information following a theft in Cayton last week. The incident occurred on Carr House Lane at around 9pm on Sunday, 24 February when two men stole solar powered lights from the front of a property. In particular officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the mane around […]

Appeal for witnesses following a dangerous driving offence in Eastfield

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information following an allegation of dangerous driving in Eastfield, Scarborough. The incident occurred on High Street, Eastfield and the surrounding streets for about 15 minutes from 1pm on Monday, 25 February. The vehicle involved is believed to be a silver Mini One. In particular officers are appealing for information […]