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Appeal following threats with a knife in Eastfield

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It happened on Westway, Eastfield, at 9pm on Saturday 30 May 2020. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Paul O’Neill. You can also email Paul.O’Neill@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

Off-road bike seized as police remind riders to be safe and responsible

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The message comes as officers seized an off-road bike which was being ridden on the roads of Settle. At about 7am on Sunday 31 May 2020, officers from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce noticed an off-road Honda motorcycle being ridden around the town’s roads. Officers stopped the bike, and reported the rider, a 27-year-old local […]

Tragic death of 82 year old man in Ingleton

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The man and his wife were walking at Ivescar, Ingleton, when the incident happened at around 1.45pm yesterday (Saturday 30 May 2020). Emergency services attended and sadly the man was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman, aged 78, was badly bruised and taken to Royal Lancaster Infirmary by air ambulance.

Scarborough appeal: Alleged bottle attack at Falsgrave Park under investigation

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It occurred just after 9pm on Bank Holiday Monday, 25 May 2020. A 21-year-old local man received substantial injuries to his face which required 50 stitches at hospital. Another 21-year-old man suffered a cut hand in the incident, and a 17-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted and threatened with a broken bottle. Police arrested a 17-year-old […]