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Slurry tanker collision causes A19 disruption overnight

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The collision took place at about 9.15pm on Monday 7 December 2020, on the A19 at Escrick, and involved a black VW Beetle and a yellow JCB Fastrac towing a slurry tanker. As a result of the collision, the JCB ended up on top of the car, trapping a passenger inside. The slurry tanker was […]

Appeal following an aggravated burglary in Selby

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It happened on Bawtry Road, Selby at the junction for the Three Lakes Industrial Estate, at approximately 12:30pm on 21 November 2020. The victim, a man in his thirties, was assaulted during the burglary. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone who witnessed the incident or […]

Appeal following burglary in Selby

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It happened on Germain Road at approximately 9.45pm on Sunday 22 November 2020. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about a silver Vauxhall Zafira that was seen in the area at the time. Anyone with information that could assist […]

Appeal for information after burglary in Hillam

Appeal for information after burglary in Hillam

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It happened at around 8.15pm on 15 November 2020, at a property on Hillam Common Lane, Selby. The unknown offenders have gained access to the rear of the property (a bungalow) by a secure window, by means of damaging the surround and the locking system. The offenders have climbed through the en-suite bathroom window, leading […]

Police use stinger device to halt suspected dangerous drug driver following anonymous tip-off from McDonald’s customer

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The call was made to the Force Control Room at 12.08am today (Monday 26 October 2020) from the fast-food restaurant at Bilbrough Top, Tadcaster Road, on the outskirts of York. It was reported that a man seemed to be under the influence of drugs while ordering food inside the restaurant. He then left and got […]

Appeal following assault in Selby

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The incident happened close to the retail park on Scott Road at approximately 5.35pm on 18 October.  It involved three teenagers, all male, who were all on bicycles. Two of the teenagers assaulted the other teenager.   All three teenagers are from the Selby area. No injuries were caused to the victim, aged 19, during the […]