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Archive – November, 2020

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Custodial sentences for men who targeted three ATM’s and led police on high-speed pursuit

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Frederick Squires 16/04/82 of Castleacre Road, Swaffham, Norfolk and a 16 year-old from Doncaster have today (26 November 2020) been sentenced at York Crown Court after they targeted ATM’s across Yorkshire and Leicestershire whilst driving a stolen vehicle. Squires was sentenced to 8 years and 6 months in prison and was disqualified from driving for […]

Police seek witnesses to altercation in York

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It happened near the junction of Salisbury Road and Water End at midday on Tuesday (24 November). The two men were seen arguing and shouting before a scuffle broke out. A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the incident and released under investigation while enquiries continue. Anyone who witnessed the incident […]

Body recovered at Naburn Lock in York

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Although formal identification is yet to take place, the family of a woman who went missing on 30 October in York, has been informed. A spokeswoman for North Yorkshire Police said: “Sadly, a body was recovered from Naburn Lock this morning. “The family of a woman, who went missing on 30 October in York, have […]

Scarborough appeal to trace driver of white ‘Mitsubishi Warrior’

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It happened at around 3pm on Friday 6 November 2020 and involved three females of secondary school age. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, officers would like to trace the male driver of a white vehicle, possibly a Mitsubishi Warrior, who stopped to offer […]

Appeal after cyclist injured in collision

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A cyclist was taken to hospital where he was treated for his injuries after colliding with a car on the A1237 at the roundabout with Haxby Road It happened at around 7.30pm on Friday, 20 November. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the blue Skoda Fabia prior to […]

Appeal following a shed burglary in York

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It happened on Fifth Avenue between 4.30pm on Tuesday 24 November and 10.30am on Wednesday 25 November and involved two mountain bikes stolen from a shed in the rear garden of a house at that location. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that […]