A MAN has been arrested following a disturbance in a North Yorkshire market town. 

North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "We were called at just before 1am on Friday (April 22) to reports of damage to a property in Northallerton.

"On arrival our officers were made aware of further instances of damage to vehicles and properties in the same area.

We arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of criminal damage. He has since been interview and released under investigation."

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David Hunter, Chief Inspector for Hambleton and Richmondshire added: “This appears to be an isolated incident and there is no cause for community alarm.

“Following the incident neighbourhood policing officers have engaged with residents in the area to provide reassurance.”

Anyone who has any information that can assist the investigation is asked to contact us on 101. Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12220067597.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800-555-111.

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