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Update: Man charged in connection with missing Vietnamese teenager

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A 25-year-old man has been charged with child abduction and facilitating a breach of immigration laws. He is due to appear at York Magistrates Court today (12 August). Seven other people who were arrested in connection with the case have been released under investigation while enquiries continue. As part of the investigation, warrants have since […]

Woman brought to safety after A64 closure

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North Yorkshire Police officers attended alongside North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service personnel. The road was closed in both directions, and the woman was safely brought down from the bridge just before 5pm. She has been taken to hospital to get the support she needs. Thank you to motorists for their patience while the emergency […]

Appeal after York building site broken into

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Between midnight on Tuesday 6 August and 6am on Wednesday 7 August 2019, burglars entered the David Wilson housing development site and stole a number of tools including Stihl saws, a wacker plate, and a selection of hand tools. They also caused a large amount of damage to a building and a JCB digger. Officers […]

Witness appeal following fatal collision on A64 near Malton

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At about 10.50am on Thursday 8 August 2019, a collision occurred on the A64 near Scagglethorpe, between Malton and Rillington. It involved a grey Hyundai Tucson, a car-transporter vehicle and a heavy goods vehicle. Sadly, the driver of the car, a 61-year-old man from the Sheffield area, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at […]