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Archive – December, 2016

Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.

Ripon man disqualified following drug arrest

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On 22 November 2016, 23-year-old Joseph Morrison, of Burton Leonard, Ripon, was found guilty at Harrogate Magistrates Court of driving a motor vehicle on a road whilst in excess of a prescribed drug limit. A blood test result, obtained after Morrison was arrested in the early hours of Sunday 9 October 2016 confirmed that he […]

Appeal for witnesses following fatal collision near Boroughbridge

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Police were called at 12.24pm on Monday 5 December 2016 to a serious collision on the A168 just south of Boroughbridge involving a red Ford Ka and a green lorry. The driver of the Ka, a woman in her thirties, was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where she sadly died. The driver of the lorry […]

CCTV appeal following the attempted theft of a motorcycle in York

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At around 8.50pm on Saturday 9 July 2016 a man was captured on CCTV trying to move a motorcycle from a multi-storey car park on Rowntree Wharf, York. The motorcycle was moved only a few metres before a group of people are seen to leave the car park. A few hours later, a group of people […]

Appeal following serious assault in Filey

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The assault happened on West Road, Filey, close to the junction with Ash Road at around 5.20pm on Saturday 26 November and involved a man being assaulted by another man suspected to be in possession of a knuckle duster. The victim was struck with a blunt object and bitten by a dog during the incident but […]

Appeal for witnesses following attempted burglary in Settle

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The incident happened at the rear of Craven Terrace, Settle sometime between Wednesday 30 November and  Saturday 3 December when the suspects made an attempt to force open rear doors  of the property. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information […]