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Driver who treated the roads of York ‘like a racetrack’ is jailed

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Just before midnight on 10 October 2017, Bradley James Kitching, 24, of Moore Lane, Wetherby, and John Shelton Carey, 27, of Orchard Gardens, Huntington, York, were in York in their own vehicles when they saw each other on Heworth Green. Kitching was driving his blue Mini Cooper and Carey was driving his blue Vauxhall Astra […]

Appeal following two burglaries in Harrogate

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The first occurred at 9.30pm on Sunday 22 December when a couple living on Duchy Road found two males in their hallway. After being shouted at by the homeowners the suspects ran away towards Kent Road, without taking anything. Around 10.40pm, the same evening a homeowner on Hereford found two males trying to steal her […]

Appeal following burglary in Harrogate

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It happened between the hours of 9am on 21st November 2019 to 8.15am on the 22 November 2019. The house has been entered via an upstairs window and a number of pieces of valuable jewellery and important documents were taken. It appears that it has occurred over night whilst the occupant was away. We are […]

Appeal to customers in Sanctuary Bar Scarborough after man assaulted

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It happened between 3.10am and 3.15am in the early hours of Saturday 21 December at a table near the front of the premises – which were previously known as the Blue Lounge. A 19-year-old man was assaulted by another man and sustained a cut to his face. There were a number of woman sat around […]

Appeal following theft of tools from van in York

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It happened on Shelley Grove at 7.25pm on Wednesday 18 12 December 2019 and involved two male suspects stealing £450 worth of power tools from a parked van. The suspects made off in a white panel van. We are requesting the public’s assistance, in particular we are appealing for information to establish the identity of […]