April 17 – 18, 2020 News Release

Drug Offences

On April 17th, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. officers on routine patrol located a 50 year old male walking on King St. West.  The male, who was known to the officers, was wanted for assault from an investigation on the 31st of March 2020.  In that incident this male had actually been stabbed in the hand and was initially seen as the victim.  Two males had been charged in relation to that stabbing.  Upon the officer completing their investigation it was determined that this victim would also be charged with assault. 

He was arrested for that occurrence and searched incident to arrest.  On his person officers located two a quantity of crystal methamphetamine.  He has been charged with assault from the original incident and possession of a controlled substance.


Drug Offences

On April 18th, 2020 at 2:00 a.m. officers conducted a routine traffic stop off of Pearl Street.  The vehicle was occupied by a 54 year old male and a 46 year old female.  As a result of that traffic stop officers located a quantity of crack cocaine and methamphetamine.  They were arrested and charged with being in possession of a controlled substance for the purposes of trafficking.  They were held in custody for a bail hearing.



On April 18th, 2020 at 10:50 a.m. the Brockville Police Service received a complaint of an impaired driver on Parkedale Ave.  Officers located the vehicle a short distance away. The 21 year old driver was arrested and charged with impaired driving.  The male provided a breath sample of more than double the legal limit.  His vehicle has been impounded for 7 days and his licence suspended for 90 days.  He will appear in court at a later date charged with impaired operation of a conveyance.