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Appeal following assault and theft of iPhone in Scarborough

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It happened on the junction of Aberdeen Walk near Clinton Cards in Scarborough at around half past midnight on Saturday 21 July 2018. Two women, who had attended the Pete Tong concert earlier on in the evening, were approached by a female who they believed to be pregnant asking for assistance. An altercation then took place whereby […]

****UPDATE**** Man charged in Scarborough rape investigation

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An 18-year-old man  arrested by detectives investigating a rape in Scarborough, has been charged. The man has been charged with one count of rape and one count of attempted rape. He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at York Magistrates Court tomorrow (Wednesday 15 August). ************************************** An 18-year-old man has been […]

Appeal after Pacific Star and WW2 medals stolen in Scarborough

Appeal after Pacific Star and WW2 medals stolen in Scarborough

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The three medals, which belonged to the late father of the victim and are of “high sentimental value”, were stolen in a recent burglary at an address in Scarborough. North Yorkshire Police is hoping to locate the medals so that they can be returned to the owner. If you know anything about these medals, have […]

Do you know the whereabouts of wanted Middlesbrough man?

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Colin Fryett (pictured), 30, from Middlesbrough is wanted in connection with theft of a motor vehicle, driving a vehicle dangerously and escaping lawful custody. Fryett is described as White, 5ft 7ins tall, of medium build with blue eyes and brown hair. He is believed to be in the Fylingthorpe or Raw area. If you know the […]

Appeal after brick thrown at a door in Scarborough

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It happened on Sussex Street, Scarborough at approx. 01:45 in the early hours of 5 August 2018 when a brick was thrown at a resident’s door by two males. The incident has caused considerable distress to the occupant of the property. Officers are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and either witnessed […]