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Archive – February, 2019

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 following assault in Harrogate

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Officers are appealing for information following an assault in Harrogate over the weekend. The incident occurred at around 8pm on Saturday, 23 February and involved a group of people who assaulted a man on Lower Station Parade near Harrogate Town Centre. The group was made up of men and one woman. The victim suffered a […]

Appeal following damage to vehicle in Scarborough

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a car was vandalised on Dean Road, Scarborough. The damage was caused to the vehicle just before 7.30pm on Thursday, 21 February and officers are asking anyone with CCTV or dashcam footage of the area around this time to contact them. Anyone who can assist with the […]

Witness appeal: Serious injury motorcycle collision in Harrogate District

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The collision, which occurred on Askwith Moor Road between Fewston Reservoir and Otley at 2.39pm on Sunday (24 February 2019), involved a black Peugeot car travelling towards the A59 and a blue and white older-style Yamaha motorcycle travelling towards Otley. The rider of the motorcycle, a 48-year-old man from the Leeds area, was airlifted to […]

Sudden death investigation in Harrogate

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The incident occurred on Springfield Avenue, near to the Premier Inn, at 1.24pm on Saturday (23 February 2019). Police officers and paramedics attempted to revive the man but he sadly dead at Harrogate District Hospital. Next of kin have not yet been informed. A police cordon has been put in place at the scene while […]