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Man assaulted by three attackers on York cycle path

Man assaulted by three attackers on York cycle path

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about the incident, which occurred on Chesney Fields at around 12.05am on Saturday (25 May). A man was walking home across the cycle path when three males approached and attacked him. The victim was left with facial injuries and the three suspects ran towards Gale Lane. […]

Appeal following burglaries in Hampsthwaite near Harrogate

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The incidents occurred on Thursday 23 May 2019 sometime between 12.30am and 6.30am when rooms were searched and property including purses and handbags stolen from a house in Hollins Lane. A coffee shop on High Street, Hampsthwaite, was broken into and a tips jar was stolen, and items of property were damaged. This morning police […]

Appeal following burglary from church in York

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It happened at St Wulstan’s Church, Fossway sometime between 6pm on Monday 20 May 2019 and 7.30am on Wednesday 22 May 2019. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about anything suspicious and any information on who may have committed […]

Appeal following York burglary

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It happened on New Walk Terrace in Fulford, York during the night of 11 May 2019. No description of any suspects can be identified yet, or how many suspects are involved, so we are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation […]

Appeal following assault in York

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It happened at about 8am on 17 May 2019 and involved two women in their 20s. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass […]

Appeal following a recent attempted burglary

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It happened at Ramsdens Store on Market Square between 11.45pm and midnight on 10 May 2019. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Constable Parker 832. […]