Harrogate crime file

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Police in Harrogate are appealing for information about the following crimes which have been reported in the district in recent days;

l Burglars damaged the door of a house on Lynton Gardens as they tried to enter the property. It was reported to police on Sunday, January 18.

l Overnight between Sunday, January 18 and Monday 19, a windscreen wiper was snapped off a car parked on Gascoigne Crescent.

l A house on Fulwith Mill Lane had its windows broken between Monday, January 19 and Tuesday, January 20.

l A car parked on The Avenue on Monday, January 19 had its rear window broken by a ball bearing at 8.20pm.

l A bike was stolen from the communal hallway of flats on Mayfield Grove on Tuesday, January 20.

l A shed on Torrs Road was broken into by unscrewing the hinges on Wednesday, January 21. A bike was stolen.

l The window of a shop on Albany Road was smashed on Thursday, January 22.

l Two sat nat systems and a statue were stolen from an unsecured car parked on Arncliffe Road at 4.15am on Friday, January 23.

l Pickpockets struck at the Victoria Shopping Centre on Friday, January 23, stealing a mobile phone from someone’s pocket.

l A van parked on Pendragon Way between Friday, January 23 and Saturday, January 24 had its windscreen cracked.

l A butchers shop in Boroughbridge was targeted by burglars at around midday on Sunday, January 25. Police say the offenders forced entry to J&L Meats, on St James Square, causing damage and stealing meat products from within.

“We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident,” said a spokesman. “In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspicious activity around this location.”

Anyone with information about any of the above crimes is asked to call Harrogate police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.