March 6 – 8, 2020 News Release

Break and Enter:

On Sunday March 8th, 2020 police were dispatched to an address on Chislett Street as the home owner had discovered that the locks on his shed had been cut and several tools were missing.  The incident occurred over the past two weeks.  There are not any suspects at this time.



 A 39 year old female was arrested on the strength of our warrant in Gananoque on March 8th at 4:30 p.m.  The female was wanted in relation to a fraud complaint.  The fraud was with an Ontario Works assistance and employment benefits scam.  She had failed to declare income while continuing to collect benefits over a four year time span. She is accused of collecting close to $20,000 in benefits illegally.   She was charged and released with a future court date.


Impaired by Drug:

On the 6th of March 2020 at 9:00 p.m. officers on routine patrol observed a vehicle being operated on Keefer St. East without its headlights on.  The vehicle was stopped and the 52 year old driver was found to be under the influence of a drug.  He was arrested and charged with impaired operation of a conveyance.  He licence has been suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for 7 days.