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Archive – July, 2019

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Update following appeal to identify body found in Scarborough on 28 July 2019

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North Yorkshire Police would like to thank everyone who shared and responded to the appeal for information. Officers from Scarborough have been carrying out enquiries to determine the circumstances around the man’s death, which at this stage are not thought to be suspicious. We are not currently in a position to confirm the man’s name.

Police appeal after man tries to grab little boy in Eastfield

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The incident happened shortly before 4pm today when a man approached a four year-old boy in front of his house in the Middle Deepdale area and tried to grab him. After being disturbed by the boy’s father the man jumped into the back seat of a dark blue estate vehicle being driven by another person […]

Four Hartlepool men sentenced for interfering with a badger sett and causing unnecessary suffering to a dog

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          Clint Dodd, 23, Michael Dodd, 28, both of Thornhill Gardens, Hartlepool, Daniel Joyce, 29, of Granville Avenue, Hartlepool and Connor Pounder, 23, of Speeding Drive, Hartlepool, all pleaded guilty to the offences of digging for badgers, interfering with a badger sett and causing unnecessary suffering  to a Jagd Terrier named […]

Busby Stoop: 24-year-old jailed for causing death by dangerous driving of two 17 year-olds

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An 18-year-old man has also been jailed for 16 months in connection with the same incident. 17-year-olds George Thomas Turner and Mason Pearson died after the Volkswagen Bora that they were travelling in collided with a Ford Focus on 7 March 2018 on the A61 between Busby Stoop and Carlton Miniott in North Yorkshire. Another […]