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Man jailed after stealing watches from York jewellers and driving dangerously to get away

Man jailed after stealing watches from York jewellers and driving dangerously to get away

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27-year-old Johari Carter, from Rochdale, pleaded guilty to theft and dangerous driving. On Friday 29 March 2019, at York Crown Court, he was jailed for three years and banned from driving for five and a half years. On the afternoon of Wednesday 9 January 2019, Carter entered a jewellers on High Ousegate in York city centre […]

Appeal following York house burglary

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It happened between 8:30am and 4pm on Wednesday 27 March 2019 and involved the theft of a number of items of jewellery. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious persons in the […]

Wanted York man arrested

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Thank you to everyone who assisted with our appeal. Previous appeal Police are appealing for information to locate a wanted York man. Philip Ridsdale, 54, is wanted after he failed to answer police bail following his arrest on 19 October 2018 on suspicion of sexual offences. Extensive police enquiries are ongoing to locate him – […]

Appeal for information after altercation in York

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The incident happened outside KFC, Blossom Street, York, between 7.05pm and 7.15pm on Monday 18 March 2019, when a public order incident occurred involving a Deliveroo cyclist and a member of the public. The Deliveroo cyclist’s bike was damaged in the incident. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]

New CCTV image in Selby bank card theft investigation

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At about 3pm at the Morrisons supermarket in Selby on Friday 1 March 2019, a bank card was taken from a car belonging to a woman in her 70s as she returned her trolley. Officers have previously issued a CCTV still of a man who may have information about the incident. Enquiries have revealed that […]

Man’s leg broken in York assault

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The victim needed extensive hospital treatment after an ambulance was called to assist him on Foss Island Road, near the former Carpet Right store. The incident happened on 20 February 2019 but was only recently brought to the attention of police. Detectives are keen to hear from anyone who helped the 47-year-old victim after the […]