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Appeal following damage to a vehicle in Thornton-le-Dale

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The incident occurred at sometime overnight between Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 September 2021. All four tyres of the vehicle were damaged as it was parked on the driveway of a private property near to Maltongate. Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone who saw anyone acting […]

Appeal following violent incident at Acomb pub

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Police were called to a report of a violent altercation involving several people at about 7pm at the Clockhouse pub on Saturday 11 September 2021. A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of assault in connection with the incident. Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances. Anyone […]

Appeal following incident of exposure in York

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At about 2.50pm on Tuesday 7 September 2021, a man exposed himself by pulling across his shorts on Millennium Bridge. The suspect is described as a white, tanned male in his early 70s, at least 6ft tall and of broad build. At time of the incident he was wearing a black bicycle helmet, and black […]

Appeal after man seriously injured in incident at Norton pub

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The incident happened near the rear car park of The Union pub in Norton at about 9.30pm on Saturday 11 September 2021. A man in his 20s suffered a serious head injury, and was taken by ambulance to York Hospital where he was treated and admitted. Two men have been arrested on suspicion of wounding […]

Appeal following York city centre assault

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It happened on Market Street, York, between 10.30pm and 10.45pm on Saturday 28 August 2021. The male victim suffered an eye injury, and was taken by ambulance to York Hospital for treatment. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about […]

Have you seen this stolen York mountain bike?

Have you seen this stolen York mountain bike?

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The bike – the same make and model as pictured – was stolen during an incident on the cycle path near White Cross Court in the Clifton area of York at 4pm on 2 August 2021. The Carrera Sulcata men’s mountain bike is orange and black with a black and red drinks holder on the […]