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Archive – September, 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.

Police wheel in suspected allotment thief

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Police were contacted at 6.22am by a member of the public reporting a man gaining entry to one of the sheds at the Heworth allotments on Hempland Lane, York. The witness stated the man had then been sighted filling a wheelbarrow with property from one of the allotments. He was then seen to wheel the […]

Sentimental jewellery stolen in Hensall burglary

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It happened on Finkle Street, Hensall between  4.30pm and 5pm on Saturday 9 September whilst the owners were out. The suspects forced entry through the back door before leaving with a number of pieces of jewellery including: An 18 carat yellow gold boulder opal pendant worth $577.50 Australian dollars and a chain 18 carat gold chain […]

CCTV appeal after theft from a Whitby shop

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Two men entered Hall and Coates on Church Street and one of them asked to try on a pair of boots. While the shop assistant was in the store room, a second man took a number of “Sealskinz” items, including gloves, hats and socks, valued at £200 to £300 and left without paying. The other […]

CCTV appeal after shoe theft at Monks Cross, York

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The items were taken from Schuh at Monks Cross on the morning of 6 August 2017 by a woman and a man who tried to trick shop staff and conceal the goods. Police want to speak to the woman pictured by CCTV in connection with the thefts. If you recognise her, contact North Yorkshire Police […]