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Suspicious incident in South Milford

Posted on in Local appeals

Police are appealing for witnesses on Westfield Lane, South Milford, in relation to suspicious circumstances between 7.15pm and 7.30pm hours on Monday 2 April 2018. The incident involved a blue Citroen Cactus was parked near to a house being built on Westfield Lane, and three men wearing high-visibility outer clothing. The men came from the […]

Appeal following burglary in Camblesforth

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It happened at Selby Salads/”P3P” Brigg Lane Ltd at Brigg Lane, Camblesforth at approximately 9pm on 13 March 2018. Offenders  removed a window of the premises and cut through a wall to obtain access. A large amount of copper cable was cut and removed from the site. Offenders would have required a vehicle to remove […]

Murder arrest after woman’s body found in Cawood

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Police were called in the early hours of today (Monday 5 March) following a report of an incident in a house in Cawood, near Selby. Officers attended and located the body of a woman. A 49-year-old man was arrested in the Hawkshead area of Cumbria. He remains in custody at this time. Anyone with information […]

Does this belong to you? Appeal to reunite stolen items with owners after Selby burglaries

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Officers are now hoping to reunite the items, which include handbags, power tools, a horse harness, a pocket watch and a cat carrier, with their rightful owners and are appealing for people to come forward. If you have had something stolen recently and you recognise it in these pictures, or if you have any information […]

Appeal following thefts of fuel from vehicles in Selby

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Both thefts happened on the A63 between Selby swing bridge and the A1041/A63 roundabout.between approximately 7pm Tuesday 20 February and 5.30am on Wednesday 21 February 2018. A large quantity of fuel was stolen from two lorries parked in the lay-by at the side of the A63. It is believed the offenders accessed the lay-by by […]