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Archive – December, 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 criminal damage at a Harrogate primary school

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at Richard Taylor Primary School in Bilton at some point on Sunday 20 December when damaged was caused to the school pavilion and a classroom window. Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about persons who have been […]

Appeal after shop worker assaulted during theft from Whitby store

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It happened at the store on  Stainsacre Lane, Whitby at approximately 8.45pm  on Tuesday 15 December 2020 when a man left the store with a number of bottles of spirits without paying for them. He was followed and challenged by a member of staff, who the suspect then assaulted. The suspect is described as white, […]

Appeal for witnesses after vehicle and pedestrian collision in Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

The collision occurred at 3.10pm on Saturday 19 December 2020 outside the Open Air Theatre on Burniston Road in Scarborough. A female pedestrian suffered injuries after being struck by a silver Kia Ceed. The Yorkshire Air Ambulance attended the scene and the female was transported by air to hospital. Officers are asking anyone who witnessed […]

Appeal for witnesses after man is found injured in road

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The incident happened at 4.30am when a 22 year old man from Knaresborough was found on the A1246 between BROTHERTON and FAIRBURN (the stretch of road in between the roundabout leaving Brotherton and roundabout approaching Fairburn). It is believed the man was hit by a vehicle which did not stop. Anyone who was in the […]