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Appeal to identify young men on bikes as part of assault appeal

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Officers are appealing for help in identifying a group of boys they believe are responsible for physically assaulting a 12-year-old girl in the Clifton Moor area of York. The incident occurred at around 9pm on Monday, 30 July, when the victim was walking alone. The girl was pushed to the ground and where she was […]

Appeal following a recent assault on Hull Road, York

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The incident took place at around 11pm on Tuesday 31 July 2018 on Hull Road in York near the Beeswing Pub and resulted in a taxi driver being assaulted. The driver has not suffered from any injuries, but he is very shook up by the incident. Police would like to speak to three men, who had got into his […]

Appeal following an assault in North Marine Road in Scarborough

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It happened outside The Albert public house, North Marine Road at 10.55pm on Saturday 28 July 2018 and involved a 44-year-old man from Scarborough being assaulted. The man was taken to Scarborough Hospital where he was treated for a fracture to the face. He was later discharged following treatment. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Male throwing rocks onto A6068 in Cowling

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It happened on the A6068 near Malsis School at around 6.30pm  on Sunday 29 July 2018 and involved a man throwing top stones into the carriageway. One of these was thrown into the path of a green Mini Cooper causing the car to collide with it. He was later seen doing the same thing in […]

Appeal following assault on Marlborough Grove in York

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The assault happened on Marlborough Grove at approximately 6.30pm on Thursday 19 July 2018 and involved a man in his fifties and another man in his early twenties. There is an on-going investigation in relation to this and we are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, […]