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UPDATED: Next of kin traced

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Thank you to everyone who assisted our appeal. 80-year-old Shirley Ann Bolton died at her home in Eastfield in Scarborough on 13 November. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding her death

Appeal after pedestrian suffers serious injuries in Ripon collision

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Police are appealing for information after a pedestrian sustained serious injuries following a collision in Ripon. It happened on Clotherholme Road around 300 metres from the junction with Aislabie Garth at around 8.37pm on the night of Sunday 17 November 2019. The pedestrian, a 20-year-old man was hit by a red Citroen travelling out of […]

Appeal after Peugeot car stolen in York burglary

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It occurred in the early hours of Sunday 17 November 2019, between 1am and 6am. It is not known how many suspects were involved; a black Peugeot 207 was stolen from the address, and eventually found down Metcalf Lane in Osbaldwick. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Appeal following ‘2-in-1’ burglary in York

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It happened between 11.30pm on Thursday 14 November and 6.30am on Friday 15 November 2019, and involved suspect/s gaining access into a student house and stealing a black Puma puffer jacket containing bank cards, house keys and a vehicle belonging to the victim. The vehicle has since been recovered by police on Blakeney Place. We […]

Appeal following attempted burglary in Acomb

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It happened on Wains Road at 1.55am on 10 November 2019, when a man entered a property through the front door but was disturbed by the occupants. He then fled on foot towards the cycle track which runs behind the working men’s club. The male is described as 6ft tall, very slim build, wearing a […]