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Appeal following recent robbery in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened between 4am on Sunday 24 June 2018 and involved two men threatening another man walking home from the city centre with a wooden plank. No injury was caused to the victim, a 23-year-old local man, but headphones and an over-the-shoulder bag was stolen from him. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]

York man recalled to prison the same month of his release

York man recalled to prison the same month of his release

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Alex David Kenneth Ogden, 22, was released from HMP Hull on 5 June 2018, after being jailed in August 2016 for assault occasioning actual bodily harm. However, he has since been recalled to prison because he failed to attend an appointment with his probation officer and allegedly committed further offences (theft). Ogden is believed to […]

Witness appeal following hate related incident in Acomb

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Officers are appealing for information and witnesses following a hate related public order crime. The incident occurred at Morrisons on Front Street, Acomb when a man was subjected to threatening and racially abusive language. The offence occurred at around 3pm on Wednesday, 20 June. Anyone with information which could assist the investigation is urged to […]