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Renewed appeal to find missing Scarborough woman Sarah West

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North Yorkshire Police and the family of Sarah West who was last seen around 7.30am on Sunday 25 April 2021 are issuing a renewed appeal for the public to stay vigilant for any sightings of Sarah almost two months since she went missing. 46 year-old Sarah left her home address on Stepney Road in Scarborough […]

Missing Scalby woman found

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Thank you to everyone who shared the appeal to find missing woman, Melissa from Scalby near Scarborough. She has been found safe and well. Ref: 12210123475

Appeal to accommodation providers in search for missing Sarah West

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Searches have continued throughout the weekend for missing 46 year-old Scarborough woman, Sarah West, and North Yorkshire Police is appealing to accommodation providers to check their bookings in case she has sought a place to stay in the local area. Despite extensive searches, it is still unknown what Sarah’s next steps were following a sighting […]

Police in missing person search locate man’s body

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Gerrard Burrell-Hodgson, 53, from Deighton, near Northallerton, has been missing since the morning of Monday 1 March 2021. Following an extensive search, a man’s body was found in a rural area north of Helmsley this morning. While a formal identification has yet to take place, Mr Burrell-Hodgson’s family has been informed. Inspector Sarah Sanderson thanked […]

Pickering man located safe and well

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We are pleased to report that the missing Pickering man has been located safe and well. Thank you to everyone who shared the appeal to help find him. Ref: NYP – 13022021-0241