News Release July 19 – 20, 2023

Wanted Person Arrested

On July 19, 2023 at about 2:00PM, an officer from the Brockville Police Service located a 34-year-old, female, who had an arrest warrant for failing to attend court. The female failed to attend court regarding previous charges of possession for the purposes of trafficking fentanyl. She was arrested and later released with future court date for the charge.


Wanted Male on the Ledge of an Overpass

On July 20, 2023 at about 8:30AM, police received a call of a 27-year-old, male, sitting on the ledge of the North Augusta Rd and 401 overpass. Officers attended and located the male in question. He was no longer on the ledge, however, officers spoke to him to check on his well-being. It was then learned that the male had a warrant for his arrest regarding a charge of failing to comply with probation. The male was arrested and held for a bail hearing.


Warrant of Committal

On July 20, 2023 at about 6:30PM, police spoke with a 57-year-old, male, who attended to the front desk of the Brockville Police Service. The male attended to the police station on an unrelated matter. While there, officers learned that he had a warrant of committal regarding the offence of driving while under suspension. It specifically stated he was to be taken custody and transported to the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre. The warrant was held by the Hawkesbury OPP. They attended and took custody of the subject and transported him to the Detention Centre.


Arrest Made on Theft of a Bicycle

On July 16, 2023 at about 1:15PM, police received information regarding the theft of a bicycle from a residence on Park St. Investigation revealed that there was video surveillance footage of the male committing the theft. The male was identified to be a 39-year-old, male. On July 20, 2023 at about 10:30PM, the male subject was located in the area of William St. The officer arrested the male and charged him with theft under $5,000.00. He was released shortly after with a future court date.