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CCTV appeal following Selby burglary

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The incident happened at around 6.55pm on Saturday, 7 October 2017 in Fordlands, Thorpe Willoughby. Intruders broke in through a first-floor window and stole jewellery. They made off when the burglar alarm sounded. Police investigating the incident want to speak to two people pictured in the area by CCTV. If you recognise them, or if […]

CCTV appeal following purse theft in Selby supermarket

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At around 11am on Saturday 16 September 2017, two men entered Aldi in Selby. One of the men approached a woman and distracted her by asking questions about an item he was going to buy, diverting her attention away from her trolley. While doing this, a second man stole the victim’s purse from her handbag, […]

Appeal to find missing Northallerton man

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Antony, 69 years-old from Northallerton, was last seen last seen boarding a northbound train at Northallerton Railway Station at 9.30pm on Thursday 5 October 2017. He has been reported missing from his home address in Northallerton and it’s believed he may have been intending to visit the Darlington area. Anyone who has seen Antony or […]

Appeal for victims of Whiskey theft to come forward

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During a routine search of an address in Osgodby, Selby, officers discovered a large quantity of bottled whisky. It appears the bottles may be part of a larger private collection. Members of the public are urged to check whether they may be missing these items and anyone who feels they have been a victim of […]