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Witness appeal after fire at Selby shop

Last modified: 28 February 2021 at 01:49am

Police are appealing for witnesses and information about a fire that occurred at a shop in Selby.

It happened at the McColl’s convenience store on Barwic Parade at about 1.30pm on Saturday 27 February 2021.

Extensive damage was caused to the store as a result. No staff or customers were injured, and no arrests have been made.

Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. They are appealing for customers who were in the store at the time to contact them, particularly a man who initially alerted staff to the fire in the back yard of the premises.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Claire Hudson. You can also email Claire.Hudson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210068014.

Contact details:
Claire Hudson - #0189
claire.hudson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 101
Incident reference:
12210068014
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