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CCTV appeal – theft of baby milk from Boots Sherburn-in-Elmet

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on 22 May 2019 and involved the theft of a large amount of baby milk. Officers are appealing to anyone who can help identify the woman in the images to contact them. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for […]

CCTV appeal following theft in Sherburn-in-Elmet

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It happened on 21 May 2019 and again on 23 May 2019 when tanning products were stolen from the store. The suspect is described as a white male, aged in his 30’s slim build, short brown hair, slight bald patch on top of his head, he was wearing blue jeans and a blue jacket. Anyone […]

Appeal following recent Whitby burglary

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at Boulby Bank overnight on the 22 July 2019 when an LG television, a mobile phone and an airsoft rifle in blue were stolen. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any sightings of persons around Boulby […]

Update following appeal to identify body found in Scarborough on 28 July 2019

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North Yorkshire Police would like to thank everyone who shared and responded to the appeal for information. Officers from Scarborough have been carrying out enquiries to determine the circumstances around the man’s death, which at this stage are not thought to be suspicious. We are not currently in a position to confirm the man’s name.