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Appeal after two cars damaged by fire in Selby

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It happened on 14 December  in the early hours of the morning at around 1.30am when North Yorkshire Police received a call from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service about two vehicle which were on fire on Volta Street in Selby. It was later established that this fire had been caused intentionally and has caused […]

Appeal following attempted robbery in Tadcaster

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It happened outside the Coach and Horses pub on Commercial Street at 6.20pm on Friday 11 December 2020 It involved the victim, a 41 year-old male, being threatened by two males he had approached after witnessing one of the males urinating on the pub wall. It is alleged that the first offender took off his […]

Window damaged in Selby

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It happened on Robert Street at 5.36am yesterday (Monday 7 December) and involved a breeze block being thrown at a window on the corner of Robert Street causing significant damage to the window. W are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information […]

Appeal for witnesses after woman assaulted in Selby

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A woman in her 50s was punched to the head causing her to fall to the floor and hit her head on the road near to Zoo Zoo’s bar. The victim sustained injuries to her head, knees and she suffered a concussion. She was taken to hospital where she was treated and discharged following treatment. […]

Appeal following crash near Towton

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It happened at around 6.30am  on Friday, 4 December and involved a red Toyota Aygo and a black Ssangyong Rexton. Both drivers sustained minor injuries following the collision. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the vehicle(s) prior to the collision, to get in touch as soon as possible […]