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Appeal following break in at Selby High School

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It happened between 12.15am and 12.25am on Tuesday 9 March when four suspects trespassed onto the school grounds. They broke into the textiles room by forcing a fire door and causing considerable damage within the room by throwing paint all over it. The suspects are believed to have accessed and left the school grounds from […]

Man seriously injured in attack at nature reserve

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It happened at about 4.45pm today at Sherburn Willows Nature Reserve. The attack is believed to be unprovoked. The man was left with serious injuries and has been treated in hospital. A description of the attackers is not currently available and the suspects are still outstanding. Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information […]

Next of kin of Selby woman located

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We’re pleased to say her family have now been located. Our thanks to everyone who took the time to share the appeal.   Appeal to locate next of kin of Selby woman Police are working on behalf of the Coroner to find relatives of a woman who died in Selby. Susan Jones, 71, died at […]

Witness appeal after fire at Selby shop

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It happened at the McColl’s convenience store on Barwic Parade at about 1.30pm on Saturday 27 February 2021. Extensive damage was caused to the store as a result. No staff or customers were injured, and no arrests have been made. Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]