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Appeal following BB gun attack on Tadcaster Road in York

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It happened at approximately 1.30am on Wednesday  1 July when three 18 year-old men were attacked on Tadcaster Road on their way home from the Knavesmire by two unknown males believed to be approximately 16-18 years-old. The incident occurred directly opposite the Tadcaster Road entrance to Hob Moor. One of the 18 year-olds was sprayed […]

Appeal following report of an altercation in York

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It happened on York cycle track near to Heworth Village at approximately 1pm on 12 June 2020 when a man in his thirties threatened another man with a bladed article. The suspect is described as a man in his thirties,  6’3″ to 6’4″ tall and of slim build. He had short shaven dark hair with […]

Appeal following disturbance in Bootham

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The incident occurred around 10.30pm on Saturday 20 June 2020 and is believed to have taken place in an area  between the River Ouse and the rear of St Peter’s School in Bootham, York. A number of individuals were involved in an altercation and officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full […]

Appeal for witnesses after altercation in York

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The incident took place around 7.20pm on Thursday 18 June 2020 on Old School Walk in the Acomb area of York and is believed to have involved a number of individuals. A 40 year old man was arrested in connection with the incident and has been released on bail whilst enquiries continue. Officers are appealing […]

Appeal following criminal damage to a number of cars in Spalding Avenue in York

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At some time between 11pm on Monday 15 June and 5am Tuesday 16 June 2020, the wing mirrors of several parked and unattended vehicles belonging  to local residents, have been deliberately damaged or broken off entirely. Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are […]