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Police seek witnesses to altercation in York

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It happened near the junction of Salisbury Road and Water End at midday on Tuesday (24 November). The two men were seen arguing and shouting before a scuffle broke out. A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the incident and released under investigation while enquiries continue. Anyone who witnessed the incident […]

Body recovered at Naburn Lock in York

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Although formal identification is yet to take place, the family of a woman who went missing on 30 October in York, has been informed. A spokeswoman for North Yorkshire Police said: “Sadly, a body was recovered from Naburn Lock this morning. “The family of a woman, who went missing on 30 October in York, have […]

Appeal following a shed burglary in York

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It happened on Fifth Avenue between 4.30pm on Tuesday 24 November and 10.30am on Wednesday 25 November and involved two mountain bikes stolen from a shed in the rear garden of a house at that location. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that […]

Ongoing incident at Naburn Lock, York

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A cordon is in place to allow to emergency services, including the police, the fire service, York Rescue Boat, and the Underwater Search Unit, to respond. Please avoid area until further notice.

Witness appeal after moped rider injured in York city centre

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At about 9.20pm on Friday 20 November 2020, a delivery driver was on his moped waiting at a red light at the junction of St Leonard’s Place and Duncombe Place in York. A group of about eight males, aged in their late teens, shouted abuse at him, and then kicked the back of the moped, […]