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Appeal following Spofforth burglary

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It happened on Manor Garth between 8am and 7.30pm on Wednesday 8th November 2017. The suspects entered the property via a rear glass door which was smashed and a thorough, untidy search of the property was carried out and a large amount of jewellery was taken. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance, and are appealing […]

Appeal following burglaries in Harrogate area villages

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They happened during the day while the owners were out on Wednesday 15 November 2017. Two properties were entered by the offenders who went on to search the homes and steal items of jewellery. It is believed that residents who live within the villages may have seen unfamiliar vehicles or people and this may assist police with any information they […]

Appeal following recent burglary at McColl’s shop in Starbeck

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It happened at McColl’s, High Street, Starbeck at 1.10am on Thursday 16 November 2017 and involved two males forcing entry to the store and stealing a quantity of cigarettes from within. Witnesses described seeing two young men, dressed in dark clothing with one was carrying a black holdall, making off on foot onto Albert Place. […]

Appeal for witnesses following dog bite in Eastfield

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It happened at around 6-45pm on Monday 13 November 2017 on the High Street, Eastfield when a man, who was walking his dog towards Proudfoots supermarket, was attacked by dog which was loose and out of control. As a result of the incident the man was knocked to the floor and bitten by the dog causing […]

Appeal following a serious assault in Scarborough

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It happened on Ramshill Road between 2.45am and 3:30am on Sunday 5 November 2017 when a man was attacked from behind causing him to fall into the road. The offender left the scene prior to police arrival. As a result, the victim sustained a fractured elbow and was treated at hospital. Unfortunately the victim did […]

Appeal following a robbery in Harrogate

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It happened at approximately 12pm on Saturday 4 November at the shelter at Library Gardens, Harrogate near to Station Parade. Two men, aged between 30 and 40 years of age, were involved in an argument. It is believed that one then used a weapon to hit the other, causing injuries, before taking some money belonging […]