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Archive – May, 2021

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.

Delivery driver assaulted in Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

The victim, an Iceland delivery driver, was making a delivery when a verbal altercation occurred between him and another man. The suspect is believed to have reversed his vehicle into the victim, striking him in the leg, before driving away. The victim suffered minor injuries which did not require medical attention. It happened on Blackbird […]

Appeal after man seen trying to enter vehicles in Morton-on-Swale

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a man has been seen trying to open vehicle doors on Meadowfields, Morton on Swale. The man was seen between 3 am – 3.30am on 2 May 2021. He is believed to have been wearing a dark coloured hat, jacket with reflective stripes and dark coloured trousers. […]

Cyclist injured in collision

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened between 10am and 10.15am on Sunday (2 May). A pedal cycle and a white estate car collided on the B6271 between Scorton and Bolton on Swale. The cyclist fell into the road and sustained multiple bruises. The driver of the car did not stop. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or […]

Appeal for information after cannabis grow found in Richmond

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On Sunday 2 May 2021, North Yorkshire Police were contacted by North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue after a cannabis farm was discovered in a building on the Gallowfields Trading Estate in Richmond. Officers attended and found over 200 adult plants in the property, with a further 100 smaller plants discovered in another area of the […]

Arrests made after assault in Kirkbymoorside

Posted on in Local appeals

Two men were assaulted by a group of men in the town centre. They suffered multiple injuries, including cuts and bruises, during the incident. It occurred on West End on Saturday (1 May) at 10.40pm. Police are urging any witnesses who have not yet come forward to get in touch. Two local men, both in […]

CCTV appeal following theft in Helmsley

Posted on in CCTV appeals

At Helmsley Outdoors shop at 11.20am on Thursday, 15 April, two Stanley thermal drinks flasks to the value of £78 were taken. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the images as they believe they will have information that will help the investigation. Anyone with […]