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Appeal following bike theft on York cycle path

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Between 4pm and 5pm on 2 August 2021, a man was cycling on the path between James Street and the blue bridge in York when he was involved in an altercation with a group of young men who stole his bike. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Appeal following altercation in York shop

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened around 8.30pm on Monday 2 August 2021 when a store security guard and manager were involved in an altercation with two men. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the identity of the two men involved. […]

Wanted York man arrested

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Following an appeal to locate him, a 21 year-old wanted York man has been arrested and is in police custody. Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal. Ref: 12210163905  

Police investigate three-vehicle crash near Tadcaster

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It happened at around 12.45am on Friday (30 July). It involved three vehicles, two of which are believed to have travelled into the village from the direction of Sherburn-In-Elemet. These were a silver Ford Fiesta and a grey Vauxhall Corsa. The A162 was closed while officers investigated the scene. The occupants of the Ford Fiesta […]

Appeal to find family of Anthony Atkinson

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Last week we issued an appeal when Antony, 76, went missing on 27 July, but sadly his body was recovered from the River Ouse a few days later. We need to trace his two sons who are believed to be from the York area and possibly aged in their 50s. If you have any information […]