On July 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm, a 19 year old male was assaulted by two males in the area of King St. West at St. Paul St. The two suspects fled the area with the victim’s book bag. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries. Suspect descriptions were not provided as the victim was not forthcoming with information. We are asking witnesses to contact Cst. Francis at (613)342-0127 ext. 6083.
Vehicles being entered:
We have had several complaints of vehicles being entered and property removed. Most of these thefts are preventable as the vehicles have been left unlocked.
On the 8th of July 2018 at 7:20 pm, two 17 year old males agreed to meet and fight over an “Instagram” dispute. One male had apparently “liked” a photo of the other’s girlfriend. The two youths met and engaged in an altercation where police were called. Both males were charged under the city’s bylaw for fighting.
On the 8th of July 2018 at 7:40 pm, a 19 year old male selected $30 worth of chocolate bars from the Metro on King St. He then left the store making no attempt to pay. He was located a short distance away and arrested for the offence of theft. He was further charged with breach of a probation order.
A 22 year old wanted on a warrant for failing to attend court was arrested on the 7th of July. Police were called to investigate a traffic collision and discovered the male was the passenger of the vehicle. He was arrested without incident.
On July 7th at 10:22 pm, officers were conducting a traffic enforcement program when a 17 year old male attempted to evade police by fleeing the area in his vehicle at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was discovered a short distance away and the identity of the driver was discovered. The driver has been charged with stunt driving and had his vehicle impounded for 7 days.
A 34 year old female, a 48 year old male and another 34 year old female were arrested Friday July 6th in three separate incidents for their outstanding warrants.
On Wednesday July 4th the Brockville Police Service was contacted in regards to a theft of an e-bike valued at $600 from a downtown address. There were no suspects at the time of the theft.
On July 5, 2018 at 19:00 hours the complainant from the theft found his e-bike at the Tim Hortons on Brock St. He contacted police who attended and seized the bike. The suspect at this time approached police indicating that the bike was his and had been given to him. Unfortunately for the suspect he was wanted on outstanding warrants for failing to attend court. He was arrested on the strength of the warrant and searched. The searched incident to arrest led to a further charge of being in possession of a controlled substance (psilocybin).
The investigation into the theft of the e-bike led to another charge of possession of stolen property. Along with these charges he was also on a recognizance of bail and was found to be in violation of certain conditions.
He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
On July 4th at 1:00 pm, the Brockville Police Service responded to a call for an unwanted person. The complainant had called to have a male removed from the residence. The 31 year old male had left the area prior to police arrival. He was on court ordered conditions not be at that address. He is now facing charges of failing to comply with his court order.
On July 4th at 2:50 pm, a taxi cab operator contacted police to report a transportation fraud. The 21 year old female passenger left the cab, failing to pay the $9.00 fare. She is now facing charges of fraud and breach of a recognizance.