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Witness appeal following a recent assault in York

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The incident occurred between 5.15pm and 5.30pm hours on 27 September 2017 and it involved a white man of heavy build aged in his late 40s, and a woman aged in her 70s who are both from the York area. The woman sustained a minor head injury and was taken by ambulance to York Hospital where she […]

Police appeal after disturbance in York

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Officers were called to Huntington Road, adjacent to the roundabout with Monkgate, on Friday 1 September 2017 at approximately 2.30pm. The disturbance involved two men in their 40s, one of whom suffered bruising to his face. The other man was arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and has been released on bail while investigations […]

Dark web drugs duo jailed for more than 17 years

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Ross Brennan, who masterminded the operation that made around £450,000, was described by a judge as a “sophisticated and arrogant” “21st-century criminal”.  With his friend, computer programmer Aarron Gledhill, he conspired to import fentanyl – which is up to 100 times stronger than heroin – and other drugs from around the world.   Brennan set up an “online supermarket” on the […]