March 16 – 17, 2020 News Release


On March 16th, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. the Brockville Police Service responded to Walmart on Parkedale Ave. for a shoplifting complaint.  The loss prevention officer had observed a 36 year old female committing the theft and arrested her when she left the store.  The responding officers continued the arrest as she was also wanted for failing to attend court.  She was held in custody pending a bail hearing.



On March 16th, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. the Brockville Police Service received a complaint of a possible impaired driver.  Officers located and arrested a 61 year old local male for impaired operation of a conveyance.  He was charged and issued a future court date.  The male is also subject to an automatic 90 day driver’s licence suspension and a 7 day vehicle impound.



On March 16th at 5:30 p.m. a 56 year old male was observed by officers at the Real Canadian Superstore.  The male was known to the officers who had information that a probation warrant had been issued for his arrest.  The male was arrested without incident and issued a new court date to answer to the charge.



On March 17th, 2020 at 5:15 a.m. the Brockville Police Service responded to 250 King St. West “Circle K” convenience store for a robbery.  A lone male entered the store, brandished a weapon and demanded money.  The store clerk was not physically harmed.  The suspect is described as male white; 5’10 stocky build dressed in black had his face covered. More details will become available as the investigation proceeds.  Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact the Brockville Police Service at 613-342-0127 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).