May 1 – 2, 2019 Incidents

Officers respond to a pair of disturbance calls

Brockville Police officers were called to a pair of disturbances last evening between 7:00 pm and 10:00 p.m. in different areas of the city.

At approximately 7:05 p.m. officers were called to an apartment complex in the city’s north end in response to two adult men fighting in the hallway. On officer’s arrival, one of the male combatants had left the area while the other who remained suffered minor injuries, refused medical treatment and did not wish to pursue a complaint with police.

Police were called just before 10 p.m. to a mid-town residence to investigate another disturbance involving a group of youths. When officers arrived they learned from the complainant he was confronted and grabbed on the bike path earlier in the evening by two other youths and he believed he was threatened with some type of weapon. Officers learned the altercation was the result of the two boys taking exception to the manner the complainant had spoken with some mutual friends and were able to determine there was no weapon involved. The complainant did not suffer any injuries as a result of the altercation.

April 30 – May 1, 2019 Incidents

Theft from Vehicle

A 40 year old Brockville man is being held for bail this morning after a car owner returned to his vehicle and located the man going through his vehicle and held him until police arrived.

On Tuesday morning at approximately 7:45 a.m. officers were called to the area of King Street and West Market Street after the victim and witnesses found the suspect going through the victim’s truck. The truck owner and witnesses were able to hold and detain the suspect until officers arrived and arrested him for theft.

The man, who is known to police, is charged with theft under $5000, possession of break in tools, and failing to comply with his probation. He will be appearing in Brockville Court later today for a bail hearing.

 

Domestic Dispute

At approximately 10:30 a.m. yesterday officers from the Brockville Police Service responded to a domestic disturbance where witnesses reported hearing yelling an arguing going on and someone asking for assistance.

When officers arrived the situation had calmed and all persons in the residence were spoken to. It was learned however a 25 year old Brockville area man who was at the residence was released in January after a previous domestic disturbance with a bail condition that he not be at the residence.

As a result, he was arrested and taken to Brockville court for a bail hearing yesterday afternoon and facing additional charges for breaching his undertaking.

April 26 – 28, 2019 Incidents

From Friday evening on the 26th of April, 2019 to the 28th of April, 2019 at 5:00pm, the Brockville Police Service received 65 calls for service. The two incidents described below are of significance.

Domestic Assault

On the 28th of April, 2019 at approximately 3:15pm, the Brockville Police Service received calls from witnesses in the center area of the city, regarding what appeared to be a young couple involved in a physical altercation. Investigation revealed that the two involved were an 18 year old female and a 20 year old male who are both local residents of Brockville. It was discovered that the male received minor physical injuries as a result of an assault caused by scratching and biting during an argument. The altercation took place outdoors in public view. The suspect female was located, arrested and later released with a future court date.

Imitation Firearm Offences and B&E

On the 28th of April, 2019 at approximately 9:15am, the Brockville Police Service received a call of a male with a handgun pursuing a female in the center area of the City. Officers attended the area and located the male suspect and quickly arrested him. He was a local, 38 year old male. It should be known that no one was injured in the incident. Investigation determined that the male suspect had discarded the handgun and articles used for disguise in the nearby area. Once these items were found it was also revealed that the handgun was actually a very realistic looking pellet gun. The female witness who was pursued was in the area and observed this male acting in a suspicious manner at a building nearby. It appeared he was tampering with the door to the building while in possession of this gun. When the male suspect observed the female complainant watching him, he began to approach her by running towards her. The frightened female fled and hid in a building nearby where she called 911. The male then disguised his face with a shirt and continued to pursue her into the building and searched for her. The male stole some items from the building while there to further change his appearance and then attempted to flee as police arrived. This male was arrested and he has been held for a bail hearing on multiple offences including possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose, B&E, disguising with intent, assault, and 2 breaches of his current bail conditions. It should be noted that the female was understandably very frightened by these events, however, she is coping very well.

April 22 – 23, 2019 Incidents

Warrants

On the 23rd of April at 4:30 p.m. a 41 year old male was arrested on his outstanding warrant for a breach of probation charge. The male was located standing on King St. West while officers were dealing with other matters. He was released from custody with a future court date.

 

Bail Violation

On the 22nd of April 2019 a 48 year old male breached his bail conditions by contacting a person he was prohibited from communicating with. The male was observed at the complainants address breaking into the mail box. The complainant contacted police about the breach. The male was located on the Pearl Street by officers on routine patrol. He was arrested and held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Theft

On the 23rd of April at 5:15 p.m. a 41 year old male attempted to purchase a bottle of alcohol from the LCBO on Parkedale Ave using a debit card. When that card was declined the male fled on foot with the bottle of alcohol. He was located a short distance away and charged with theft.

 

Theft

On the 22nd of April a male had taken a tip jar from a local restaurant and fled the area (previously released to the media). The male was identified in that occurrence by CCTV footage. Since that time the suspect committed a second theft. The male walked into the back of another restaurant on Parkedale Ave. and stole a purse. The male was located in the afternoon on the 23rd of April while officers were dealing with other matters on King St. He was arrested for the occurrences and released with a future court date.

 

Warrants/Domestic

On the 22nd of April at 8:20 p.m. police responded to a domestic disturbance on Cartier Court. A 20 year old male that was involved in the disturbance was arrested for a warrant that was issued when he failed to attend court for a drug charge. The male was held in custody for a bail hearing. There were not any charges as a result of the domestic occurrence.

 

Suspicious Person

On the 23rd of April 2019 at 4:00 a.m. police responded to a suspicious persons call on King St. West. The complainant described two suspects lurking at the rear of businesses on the street. One 36 year old female was located and found to be in possession of break and enter tools. The second person was also located, but not charged. The female was charged accordingly and released from custody with a future court date.

April 20 – 21, 2019 Incidents

Counterfeit

On the 21st of April 2019 at 8:20 p.m. a 36 year old male was arrested and charged with possession of counterfeit money after he tried to pay for a cab using a fake US $20 bill. He was released from custody with a future court date.

Theft

On the 20th of April 2019 at 8:20 p.m. a 32 year old male attended the Quickie on Central Ave. The male decided to steal an entire display of lighters valued at $140. The male is known to police and will be charged with theft under $5000.

Bail Violations

A 51 year old male was arrested on the 20th of April 2019 at 10:30 p.m. for being unlawfully in a dwelling and breach of probation. The male was on conditions not to attend the residence or communicate with the complainant. The male, who was heavily intoxicated, entered the residence without permission prompting the call to police. The male was arrested and held in custody pending a bail hearing.

April 17 – 18, 2019 Incidents

Update – Stabbing 13th of April 2019

Thank you for all the assistance provided regarding the person in the photo that was released yesterday. That person has been identified and spoken to in relation to this incident. We do not have any further information to release at this time.

Warrants

On the 17th of April 2019 at 9:00 p.m. officers stopped a vehicle on King St. West when they recognized the driver. The 25 year old male was wanted in relation to a “break and enter” investigation. The arresting officer was also the investigating officer in the “break and enter” investigation. The male was arrested without incident and released with a future court date.

The passenger in the vehicle, a 45 year old male, was also arrested as he had a warrant for his arrest for breaching a bail condition. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Update – Stabbing – Davison Avenue at Broadway Avenue

The Brockville Police Service continues to investigate the stabbing that occurred in the area of Davison Avenue and Broadway Avenue on the 13th of April, 2019.

Police are looking to identify the person seen in this photo.

 

Investigators believe he or she may have information that will assist in this investigation.

If you recognize, or are this individual please contact the Brockville Police Service at 613-342-0127.

Information can also be submittted anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

April 11 – 14, 2019 Incidents

RIDE

On Friday April 12th at 10:00 p.m. officers conducted a RIDE program on William St. The officers were only set up conducting the RIDE for one hour. During that time they issued one Highway Traffic Act charge, three charges under the Cannabis Control Act (for having cannabis accessible) and one 3 day suspension. The 3 day suspension is directly related to alcohol as the driver blew a “warn” on a road side screening device.

Pursuit

On April 11th, 2019 at 8:45 p.m. officers observed a 12 foot enclosed trailer being towed on a downtown street. The trailer had been reported stolen earlier in the day. Officers activated their emergency equipment and attempted to pull the vehicle over.   The vehicle did not stop and a short pursuit was initiated. The driver of the vehicle ended up stopping and fleeing the vehicle. Brockville’s K9 Diesel conducted a track and located the suspect. A 44 year old male is now facing charges of obtaining property by crime, flight from police, dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of a collision. The male had hit a pole during the pursuit.

Motor Vehicle Collision

On the 14th of April 2019 at 6:15 p.m. police responded to a motor vehicle collision on Stewart Boulevard south of Laurier Boulevard. Three parties were taken to Brockville General Hospital; all with non-life threatening injuries. A 23 year old male was charged with failing to yield from a private drive.

Follow-up to Stabbing released April 14th:

We are still seeking witnesses to the incident that took place at Broadway and Davison Avenue.

Investigators are asking for anyone with information or how may have been in the area of the Youth Arena at Broadway and Davison Avenue between 4:15 p.m. and 4:30 to contact the Brockville Police at 613-342-0127.

Information can also be submitted anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

Stabbing – Davison Avenue at Broadway Avenue

Stabbing – Davison Avenue at Broadway Avenue

A 29 year old Brockville man is in currently in hospital recovering from stab wounds, the result of an altercation late yesterday afternoon at the intersection of Broadway and Davison Avenues.

At approximately 4:30 p.m. yesterday afternoon Brockville Police received calls of a disturbance at the intersection of Broadway and Davison Avenue. Two cars were stopped in the middle of the intersection and witnesses observed a male being beaten and knocked to the ground. Witnesses came upon the scene believing it may have been a traffic collision interrupted the assault and the vehicles fled the scene.

The victim who was bleeding and holding his side made his way to a nearby residence on Davison Avenue where paramedics were called and transported the victim to hospital where he was treated for stab wounds to his mid-section and held in hospital.

Investigators are asking for anyone with information or how may have been in the area of the Youth Arena at Broadway and Davison Avenue between 4:15 p.m. and 4:30 to contact the Brockville Police at 613-342-0127.

Information can also be submitted anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

Arrest – Theft from Vehicles

On the early morning hours of the 13th of April 2019 at approximately 2 o’clock officers of the night shift were responding to a domestic dispute call in the area of Ormond Street south end of town and observed two subjects in the shadows moving through residential backyards.

A foot pursuit ensued which netted the officers one of the two males. The subject arrested is well known to police and had outstanding arrest warrants. This same subject was in possession of a large duffle bag containing various property including among other items an air compressor and a laptop computer. The computer has been identified as belonging to a complainant who had his vehicle entered over night the previous evening.  

If you are a victim of a theft from your vehicle or shed in the last three weeks and have not reported it we would appreciate hearing from you. If you have reported a theft to us and would like to inquire if we have recovered property belonging to you please call us at 613 342 0127.