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Archive – April, 2017

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.

Appeal for witnesses following incident in Butcher’s Terrace, York

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The incident was reported by members of the public at around 5.28pm on Monday 24 April 2017, after a black Renault Clio pulled up in Butcher’s Terrace, Bishopthorpe Road, followed by a silver car containing three men. The three men forced the driver of the Clio to get in the silver car with them and […]

Three arrested and charged with multiple shop thefts

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At 8.40pm on Friday 21 April 2017 police were contacted to reports of the theft of meat from the Coop supermarket on East Parade in Heworth, York. Local officers attended and carried out a search in the area. Three suspects were located nearby and were arrested on suspicion of shop theft. Following further enquiries, the […]

Appeal for witnesses to fatal collision on A61 at South Stainley

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It occurred at 10.45am on Sunday 23 April 2017 and involved a Honda CBR600F motorbike carrying a rider and a pillion passenger which was travelling in the direction of Ripon and a silver Volvo V40, a silver Peugeot 3008 and a white Mini Cooper. Very sadly a 33-year-old woman from Harrogate, who was riding the […]

Appeal following Scarborough robbery

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It happened on the Scarborough Cinder Track, near Sainsbury’s supermarket, at around 4.30pm on Thursday April 20 2017, and involved two young women approaching a lone woman, attacking her, and stealing money and medication. The young women were in company with a group of four to five men, who were not directly involved in the […]