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Witness appeal after teenager sexually assaulted on York bus

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It happened on a First York bus at 4.15pm on Friday 2 November 2018, and involved a 17-year-old girl being sexually assaulted, by being touched inappropriately, and comments of a racially abusive nature by an unknown male suspect. The bus journey went from Ousegate to Foxwood Lane in Acomb. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Prolific burglar banned from York for three years

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Gemma Louise Mitchell, aged 24, was dealt with at Sheffield Crown Court on Monday (29 October 2018). She was handed a 12-month community order which states she has to reside at rehabilitation premises in Scarborough for six months. Mitchell is also subject to a three-year criminal behaviour order which prohibits her from entering York within […]

Missing York woman located safe and well following appeal

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Original release: Urgent appeal to find missing York woman Officers have issued an urgent appeal to help find a woman missing from York. 66 year-old Jeanette Wainhill was last seen the Fulford Road area of York at around at 11.30pm on Saturday 27 October 2018. Jeanette is described as White, around 5ft 2ins tall, of stocky build, […]

Appeal following spate of burglaries in York

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Offenders are targeting properties that are undergoing building work/restoration and stealing tools from within the properties. In particular, we are appealing for information about anyone who maybe selling cheap power tools. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Richard Tempest. You […]

Update on Gillygate, York incident – road now reopened

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Original release: Incident on Gillygate in York – please avoid the area We received a report at 5.45am this morning of an assault on Gillygate, York. A man was taken to York District Hospital with serious injuries. It is unknown at this stage how the injuries happened. Enquiries are ongoing to locate a man believed to […]