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Appeal for information regarding assault on cyclist in York

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At around 8.40pm on Friday 5 May 2017 the victim, a 36-year-old man from York, was riding his bike down Wains Road in the Dringhouses area, when he narrowly avoided a collision with a young child thought to be 6-years-old,  who was also riding a bike. The cyclist spoke to the child and then took his […]

Appeal after chalets broken into in Filey

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It happened at Baker’s Chalets on Coble Landing overnight from 9 – 10 May 2017 where a number of chalets were broken into. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspicious persons who were […]

Fresh appeal following incident in Butcher’s Terrace in York

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Detectives specifically want to hear from anyone who witnessed an altercation involving a group of men who arrived at the Winning Post pub on Bishopthorpe Road in two vehicles at around 5pm on 24 April 2017. Anyone who can assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and […]

Missing David Woods has been found

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Scarborough police are asking for the public’s help to find missing David Woods. David, who is a vulnerable adult, was on holiday in Scarborough with a group of other people when he went missing from The Grand Hotel at around 11am on the morning of Friday 12 May 2017. David is 55 and described as […]

Update – Missing 28-year-old man from York has been located

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Original appeal – Appeal for information regarding 28-year-old missing York man Jamie O’Connor Police are currently conducting a search in and around the York city area for a missing 28-year-old man. Police are concerned for the safety of Jamie O’Connor who was last seen at around 11am Thursday 11 May 2017 in the Thornfield Avenue […]