On the 23rd of July, 2018 a 39 year old Brockville man entered a vehicle parked at the Brockville General Hospital and stole the owner’s wallet. Witnesses called police and armed with an excellent description of the man, police located him still in the area. The man ran from police however was apprehended following a foot pursuit. The man had an outstanding warrant for his arrest in relation to a number of criminal matters. He was held in custody for a bail hearing charged with numerous criminal offences. The wallet was recovered and returned to its owner.
Mental Health Act
In completely unrelated matters, a 52 year old man and an 18 year old man were apprehended under the authority of the Mental Health Act and transported to the Brockville General Hospital for necessary assessments.