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Appeal following recovery of mobile phones – where you at the Deer Shed Base Camp Plus festival this weekend?

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A number of mobile telephones have been recovered which police believe  may have been stolen at the event between 1 and 2 August. Officers are appealing for information from anyone who may have had property stolen or may have witnessed any suspicious activity. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire […]

Wesley Waterworth jailed for selling cocaine in Harrogate

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Waterworth, 29, was arrested in March last year following a short chase after he fled from officers who spotted a drug deal taking place outside a social club on East Parade. A search of his clothing revealed over £570 in cash and following a further search of his home at the time, officers found more […]

Man charged with murder in Skipton park

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The 18-year-old from Huddersfield was arrested at the weekend following police searches in West Yorkshire. He was charged with one count of murder and appeared at York Magistrates’ Court today. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Bradford Crown Court on Wednesday (4 August). The victim, a man in his 40s, was found […]

Appeal following serious assault in Tadcaster

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It happened in the early hours of the morning at around 3am, and although the exact location is unknown at this time, it is possibly within the vicinity of Field Drive and York Road. The victim, a 23-year-old man, was taken by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary where he was treated and later discharged following […]