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Archive – August, 2020

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Scarborough: Investigation ongoing following death of woman near the A64

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The incident, which occurred on the A64 junction with Cayton Low Road, near the Musham Bank roundabout, was reported by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service at 12.18am today (Thursday 27 August 2020). Enquiries are continuing to establish the full circumstances surrounding the death. A 29-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by […]

UPDATE: Incident on Harcourt Drive, Harrogate 23/08/20

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Update 29 September 2020  Police are not treating the death as suspicious and a report will now be prepared for HM Coroner. Senior Investigating Officer Detective Inspector Steve Menzies said: “The overarching circumstances will be for HM Coroner to rule upon but this is a very sad incident where the deceased has inflicted injuries on […]

Harrogate: Suspected modern slavery offences uncovered by traffic cops

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Officers pulled over a silver Audi A4 saloon car on Burn Bridge Road at Pannal, Harrogate, just before 3am on Tuesday (25 August 2020). Following checks on the vehicle and the occupants, a 47-year-old man from Leeds and a 32-year-old woman from Birmingham were arrested for suspected modern slavery and people trafficking offences. Following questioning, […]