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Appeal following assault outside Scarborough pub

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at between 7.15pm and 7.45pm on Wednesday 27 November 2019 and involved two male victims who were subject to an unprovoked attack by the two male suspects. Both victims sustained serious facial injuries. The two male suspects have been arrested and bailed pending further enquiries. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]

Appeal for information following Scarborough assault

Posted on in Local appeals

Shortly before 8pm on 21 November 2019 a man was found in the road on Westbourne Grove, Scarborough, having suffered head and facial injuries as a result of being assaulted. North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information or anyone who may have witnessed the assault to help us establish the full circumstances of this incident. […]

Appeal following two attempted street robberies in Whitby

Posted on in Local appeals, News stories

They happened on Church Street and St Ann’s Staith in the early hours of Sunday, 17 November. Two assailants attacked two men within close proximity of each other using physical violence. Both victims sustained injuries during this attack, including cuts, bruises and a broken tooth. They were taken to hospital and later discharged. One victim […]

Appeal following handbag theft

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Eastborough, Scarborough at around 23:05hrs on Friday 8th November 2019 and involved a female in her 50s and her husband who is in his 60s. The couple were on holiday in Scarborough and after leaving The Merchant Bar on Eastborough, they were making their way back towards town. A male unknown to […]

Appeal for witnesses after vehicle failed to stop in Scarborough

Appeal for witnesses after vehicle failed to stop in Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened around 1.30am on Valley Bridge in Scarborough and involved a 67-plate black Audi A5 S Line soft top convertible. When required to stop, the vehicle made off at speed in the direction of the town centre and onto Northway. It was later recovered after being found abandoned on Ashville Avenue. Following initial […]