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Appeal following assault in Scarborough

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The assault took place on Belmont Road in Scarborough between 8.10pm and 8.30pm on Wednesday 29 January 2020. A lone woman in her early twenties was assaulted by two women as they passed her in an unprovoked attack. One of the women is described as white, in her early twenties with short blonde hair and […]

Scarborough appeal: Alleged assault on woman at bus stop

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The woman was waiting for a bus when she was punched in the face by another woman. The suspect is described as a white, aged 35 to 40, slim build, around 5ft 9in tall, shoulder-length black hair, and she was wearing a black padded jacket with a hood. We are requesting the public’s assistance to […]

Scarborough: Appeal following second burglary at Costcutter

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On  18 January 2020 at approximately 2.45am, a suspect has smashed the glass front door and made of with cigarettess and alcohol. This is the second incident within a week where the shop has been broken into. Police are investigating this latest incident and it is possible the incidents maybe linked. We are requesting the […]

Appeal following attempted vehicle theft in Scarborough

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It happened overnight between the hours of 9pm on 15 January and 12pm on 16 January when a silver Mercedes Sprinter Van was broken into and tampered with in an attempt to steal the vehicle. We are appealing for witnesses who may have been in the area at that time or seen anyone acting suspiciously […]

Appeal for information after Scarborough burglary

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The incident occurred around 4am on 14 January 2020 when a resident on Londesborough Road, Scarborough was awoken by a burglar entering their home. The burglar left the property after being disturbed and made off down the lane at the back of the house. It is not believed that anything was stolen from the property during […]