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Harrogate Marks & Spencer purse theft

Harrogate Marks & Spencer purse theft

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident occurred during the afternoon of Monday 26 September 2016 at Marks & Spencer, Cambridge Street, Harrogate. A woman reached into a shopper’s handbag and removed a purse. The suspect is white, around forty to fifty years old, wearing a distinctive black and grey coloured patterned three quarter length coat, a dark coloured floppy peaked […]

Appeal for Witnesses following Indecent Exposure

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened at the Cenataph, Parliment street in Harrogate on Tuesday 20th September between 4:45pm and 5.10pm and involved an elderly man exposing himself to two teenagers. The male was walking between the Cenataph and the Bus Stop several times while commiting the offence. A male was identified and arrested at the scene on […]

Appeal to identify glasses thief

Appeal to identify glasses thief

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on two occasions in the month of September 2016 at and involved the man in the attached image. The man is seen on CCTV to enter the shop and conceal several pairs of glasses in a carrier bag before making off without any attempt to pay. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting […]

Update: Man charged after Harrogate incident

Posted on in News stories

A 45-year-old man of no fixed address has been charged with a public order offence in connection with an incident on Bilton Grange Close in Harrogate on 30 September. He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Harrogate Magistrates Court.