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Appeal following road rage incident near Scotch Corner

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It occurred at around 10.15am on Friday 31 August 2018 and involved  a white Ford Transit van and a yellow Audi A1. The driver of the Audi, a 23-year-old man from Penrith, Cumbria, was arrested and released under investigation on suspicion of dangerous driving. Nobody was injured in the incident. Witnesses are asked to call North Yorkshire Police […]

Appeal following dog bite injury in Harrogate

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On Wednesday 11 July 2018, a member of the public was walking their dog along Saltergate Drive in Harrogate when they were approached by a woman. The woman was also walking her dog, which jumped up towards the member of the public and bit their left arm, causing a small injury. Anyone who witnessed the […]

Harrogate criminal ordered to pay back £70,000 or face prison time

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In summer 2015, police seized 18 cannabis plants worth an estimated £24,000 in value following a warrant at Lee Depledge’s home address in Harrogate. Following a two year investigation, 41 year-old Depledge was sentenced at Bradford Crown Court on 14 August 2017. He was given a 15 month suspended prison sentence and ordered to do […]

Appeal following assault in Bilton, Harrogate

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It happened on Crab Lane at approx. 7.30pm on Saturday 7 July 2018 and involved a man a woman fighting in the street. Both parties were described as in their 30’s, with the man having blonde hair and the woman with long dark hair. Another man, in his 20s, stepped in to help the female and was assaulted by the […]

Appeal after vehicle damaged in Harrogate

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It happened on Hookstone Chase at around 5am in the early hours of 16 July 2018. The suspect was walking along the road, paused at the vehicle before walked off in the direction of Morrisons. If you saw the suspect or have any information please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and […]