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CCTV appeal following fraudulent refund of wine at Aldi on Water Lane, York

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The man claimed that he purchased ten bottles of wine and required a refund for the purchase. The refund of £79.90 was authorised and the man left the store. However, CCTV footage shows the man entering the store without any bottles and captures him allegedly removing the bottles from the shelf and request a fraudulent […]

CCTV appeal following theft of clothing from Peacocks in Acomb

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At around 12.05pm on Saturday 10 March 2018 the two women pictured entered the store, one woman was carrying a blue rucksack. A number of items of children and adult clothing were removed from the store, without any offer of payment being made. Anyone who recognises either of the women pictured is asked to contact […]

Malicious Communications Inquiry

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Reports to Police to date indicate these letters have been received in the West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Metropolitan Police force areas. Counter Terrorism Policing North East are coordinating the investigation at this time and a national strategy is in place. The letters intend to cause fear and offence. To date, none of […]

Skipton supermarket murder: Life imprisonment for man who brutally murdered Jodie Willsher

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Neville John Hord, 44, of Great Horton Road, Bradford, was sentenced today (Thursday 15 March 2018) at Bradford Crown Court after he admitted his guilt. He will serve a minimum term of 30 years before being considered for parole.  The incident occurred at Aldi on Keighley Road at 3.27pm on Thursday 21 December 2017. 30-year-old […]