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Further appeal following fatal collision near Chapel Haddlesey

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It happened at approximately 6.20pm and involved a grey Citroen C1 car, a grey Ford Ranger pick-up truck, a grey VW Jetta car, and a blue Honda motorcycle. Sadly, the 24-year-old man riding the motorcycle, who is from the Goole area, was pronounced dead at the scene. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision, […]

Appeal after doorstep fraudster strikes in Barlby

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It happened on Derwent Drive at approximately midday on Saturday, 26 November 2016 and involved a white man in his mid to late twenties driving a black flat bed truck trading under the name of Top Grade Roofing Specialist. It is alleged that a resident has given then male a sum of money in agreement […]

Witness appealing following suspected Selby assault

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The 32-year-old victim was on a night out in the town on Saturday 12 November into Sunday 13 November. At about 4am on Sunday he left The Square bar and made his way to the taxi rank on James Street, outside HSBC. The victim has no memory of being assaulted, but remembers coming to on […]

Vehicles seized and suspected poachers reported for summons after being caught in North Yorkshire

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At about 11pm on Friday 25 November, officers on patrol noticed a Mitsubishi Pajero and a Nissan X-Trail, and men with dogs, in suspicious circumstances on land near Balne. Enquiries revealed neither vehicle was taxed, and both were seized. Two lamps were also seized. Six men were spoken to at the scene, and subsequently reported […]

Three arrests after police pursuit in rural North Yorkshire

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At about 10.20pm on Saturday 26 November, a PCSO from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce on patrol noticed a Ford Transit van behaving suspiciously in Kellington, near Selby. The vehicle was spotted again, in Selby town centre, at about midnight by North Yorkshire’s Police Road Crime Team, but it failed to stop when requested by […]