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CCTV appeal following Selby burglary

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The incident happened at around 6.55pm on Saturday, 7 October 2017 in Fordlands, Thorpe Willoughby. Intruders broke in through a first-floor window and stole jewellery. They made off when the burglar alarm sounded. Police investigating the incident want to speak to two people pictured in the area by CCTV. If you recognise them, or if […]

Appeal for victims of Whiskey theft to come forward

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During a routine search of an address in Osgodby, Selby, officers discovered a large quantity of bottled whisky. It appears the bottles may be part of a larger private collection. Members of the public are urged to check whether they may be missing these items and anyone who feels they have been a victim of […]

Two children who died in M62 crash are named by police

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They are two-month-old Ahmadeesaa Motara and his sister, Asmaa Motara, aged 19 months, from the West Yorkshire area. North Yorkshire Police is preparing information for the coroner. Further to the appeal below, police are continuing to appeal for information from other motorists, including anyone who witness the crash, saw the car in the moments leading […]

Three boys arrested on suspicion of drug offences in Sherburn in Elmet

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Officers stopped three 17-year old boys in Eversley Park in Sherburn in Elmet at 2.48pm on 17 August 2017. This was in response to an increase in patrols in the area by the local Neighbourhood Policing Team following concerns from local residents about possible drugs activity. Two were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent […]

Appeal regarding a recent assault in Sherburn in Elmet

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It happened at about 4pm on Tuesday 4th July 2017 and involved the occupants of two vehicles, a man and woman, confronting each other in a violent manner close to the junction with Moor Lane. It is believed that the man assaulted the woman. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to […]