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Appeal following assault in Settle

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It happened on Church Street at around 11pm on Saturday 21 September 2019, and involved a 27-year-old male victim from Giggleswick. The man sustained an injury to his head and face. He was taken to Airedale Hospital by ambulance where he were treated and discharged following treatment. We are asking any members of the public […]

Appeal following burglary in York city centre

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The burglary happened at Hartley’s Coffee/Sandwich shop on Lendal Bridge, between 5.30pm on 21 September 2019, and 8am the following day. This is the second time in a matter of days the premises has been broken into. A number of items were stolen, including a black Cromford 2 cycle and a large amount of confectionery […]

Appeal following assault on Bower Road, Harrogate

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At about 11.45am hours on Saturday 14 September 2019, a 19-year-old man was assaulted on Bower Road. He was walking towards Asda on Bower Road when he was approached by a group of young men and assaulted. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone who witnessed […]

Appeal for information after York city centre assault

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The incident happened around 3.45am on Thursday 19 September when a man suffered an unprovoked attack, sustaining injuries to his face which required hospital treatment. He has since been discharged from hospital and is home with his family. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident in particular […]

Appeal for information following Acomb assault

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a member of staff was assaulted at the McColl’s store on Gale Lane, Acomb. The incident happened at around 9.10pm on Saturday 14 September and involved a male who went into the store and assaulted a member of staff. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation […]

Witness appeal following assault on York riverside

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It happened near to the boat house on the St Peter’s School side of the river at 5.30pm on 15 September 2019. A 45-year-old local man was grabbed from behind by the back of his neck and was threatened by another man. We are asking for the public’s help to establish the full circumstances surrounding […]