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Archive – January, 2020

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 Road Traffic Collision near Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened on Hull Road, Hemingbrough, at 8.50am on 28 January 2020 and involved a beige Fiat 500 and a pedestrian. The pedestrian, a 20 year old man, sustained a head injury and was taken by air ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary. He is currently in a serious but stable condition. The stretch of […]

Witness appeal following sexual assault in York

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened at 2am on Sunday 12 January 2020, when the 20 year old victim was standing with her friend on Rougier Street, York. A man approached her from behind by who sexually assaulted her by touching. Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward. In particular, we are appealing […]

Scooter burglars jailed for seven and a half years for a series of burglaries across Yorkshire

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

Connor Walker, 21, from South Elmsall and Darryl Lynch, 18, Knottingley carried out the burglaries between 5 November and 8 November 8 2018.   During this time, they were responsible for several thousand pounds worth of damage to property and vehicles, stole cash, tools and significant amounts of jewellery from the victims some of which irreplaceable […]

Appeal following a road traffic collision in Eastfield

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at 2.25pm on Tuesday 21 January 2020 and involved a blue Vauxhall Corsa and a pedestrian. The Vauxhall Corsa is believed to have collided with the pedestrian before leaving the scene. The pedestrian has suffered bruising and attended Scarborough Hospital but has since been discharged. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision […]

Appeal for information following theft of two Border Collie dogs

Appeal for information following theft of two Border Collie dogs

Posted on in Local appeals

On Thursday 23 January, a working black, white and tan collie dog (bitch)  had had her chain cut and was taken from the location of Clogger lane in Elslack, where she was kennelled. On Saturday 25 January, the other dog which was kennelled on Clogger lane in Elsack, a working black, white and tan collie […]

Appeal following criminal damage

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It happened at Dale Edge, Eastfield at around 5.30pm on Friday 17 January 2020 and involved a firecracker being placed into the letterbox of an address, causing damage to the letterbox. It has been reported that this incident may have been filmed and the footage shared via the social media platform SnapChat. We are requesting […]