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Fifth man jailed for 13 and a half years following Knaresborough robbery

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Jonathan Bennett, 24, of Harrogate, was sentenced at Bradford Crown Court on Tuesday 29 November 2016 after being found guilty by jury on 29 September of conspiracy to rob. Bennett is already serving a prison sentence of 32 months handed down last month for conspiracy to commit burglary following a burglary in Fewston in November 2014. His […]

Witness appealing following suspected Selby assault

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The 32-year-old victim was on a night out in the town on Saturday 12 November into Sunday 13 November. At about 4am on Sunday he left The Square bar and made his way to the taxi rank on James Street, outside HSBC. The victim has no memory of being assaulted, but remembers coming to on […]

Appeal following damage to police vehicle

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The incident happened between 8.30pm and 9.30pm on Sunday (November 27 2016). The vehicle was marked with black aerosol paint on the passenger side. Police are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, […]