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Appeal following burglary in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at The Crescent, Selby overnight between the evening of Thursday 23 November and Friday 24 November  when a large amount of lead and tools have been stolen. We 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 […]

Appeal following arson attack in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

A black Honda 125 cc moped was taken from Cockret Road and moved to Barker Drive where it was set alight and damaged beyond repair. It happened in the early hours of Thursday 23 November 2017, from around 4am. A further incident occurred nearby, in Buller Street, where a wheelie bin was set on fire. […]

Update: Missing 74-year-old Selby man found

Posted on in Missing people

Many thanks to all who shared our appeal. Original release: Appeal to find missing 74-year-old Selby man Police in Selby have issued an appeal to find a 74-year-old man who has gone missing. Denis Richardson was last seen in Aldi carpark in Selby at 3.30pm today (18 October 2017). Due to his age and the length […]

Woman’s bag snatched by man on a bike in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on New Millgate at around 10.30pm on Monday (2 October 2017) and involved a man who has grabbed a lady’s bag from the basket on her bike as they cycled past each other. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, […]