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Appeal to find Scarborough drug dealers wanted by Crown Court

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Paul Daniel Heaton, 26, of Sidney Road, Manchester and Sonny Elms, 24 of Mansfield Avenue, Manchester, both failed to attend York Crown Court on 1 February 2017 for sentencing in relation to the supply of class A drugs in Scarborough. Officers have carried out searches in the Manchester area and believe that the pair could […]

CCTV appeal following Skipton cheque fraud

CCTV appeal following Skipton cheque fraud

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On 11 April 2016, a fraudulent cheque for £3,600 was cashed at Natwest Bank in Skipton, the following day, an attempt to cash another cheque for £8800 was made, but failed. Officers are appealing to anyone who can help identify the man to contact them. Anyone with any information is asked to call North Yorkshire […]

CCTV image issued in Settle fuel theft investigation

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Officers want to talk to the suspect about an incident that took place on Thursday 26 January at the Whitefriars Petrol Station in Settle. At 5.48pm the driver of a silver Mercedes filled up with £58 worth of fuel and left without making any attempt to pay for it. If you have any information which […]

Update: missing Harrogate woman and her dog found safe and well

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Original release North Yorkshire Police is asking for the public’s help to find 89-year-old Elizabeth Costar who has gone missing from her home on Harlow Manor Park, Harrogate. Police are concerned for Elizabeth’s welfare after she was last seen at home at 7.30pm on Sunday 19 February 2017. She is described as 5ft 4ins tall, […]

CCTV image issued in Settle fuel theft investigation

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Officers want to talk to the man about an incident that took place on Thursday 26 January at the Whitefriars petrol station in Settle. At 11.07am the driver of a dark Honda CRV filled up with £59 worth of fuel and left without making any attempt to pay for it. If you have any information […]