News Release September 29 – October 2, 2023

Shoplifter Arrested

On September 29, 2023, at about 12:00pm, police received a complaint regarding a theft that occurred at Canadian Tire on Parkedale Ave. Information was that a suspect had attended the store and selected an electric bike, valued at approximately $2,800.00. The suspect fled the area after staff attempted to stop them. Investigation revealed that the suspect was a 47-year-old, male. The following day, on September 30, 2023, at about 11:45am, police located the male suspect in the area of Central Ave. He was placed under arrest and held for a bail hearing for the offences of theft under $5,000.00 and failing to comply with probation.


Male Arrested After an Assault and Breaching Non-communication Conditions

On September 29, 2023, at about 3:30pm, police received a call to a residence in the area of Central Ave., in relation to a 47-year-old, male, unwelcome and not leaving the residence. Investigation revealed that the male was on undertaking, bail conditions, to abstain from communicating with the female complainant, due to previous safety concerns. The male was intoxicated, throwing items around and finally when he decided to leave, he shoved the complainant and attended a different residence. Police began communicating with the male and he eventually turned himself over for arrest. The male was held for a bail hearing for the offences of unlawfully in a dwelling, assault and two counts of fail to comply with undertaking.


Assault with Weapon at Restaurant

On September 30, 2023, at about 6:45pm, a 32-year-old, female, attended a restaurant in the North area of Brockville. While there, staff became concerned with how many alcohol beverages the female had consumed and cut her off from further purchases. This upset the female and resulted in her slapping and striking the server with her cane. Police were notified and they attended and placed the female under arrest. She was charged with assault, assault with a weapon and later released with conditions and a future court date.  


Break and Enter

On October 1, 2023, at about 6:45pm, police received a call regarding a suspect who was observed throwing a rock through a window at Beattie Dodge on Chase St. The suspect was observed entering the building and police responded quickly to search the area. This resulted in the suspect attempting to flee on foot, however, officers were able to make the arrest without anyone being injured. Police identified the suspect to be a 39-year-old male, who was already on probation. He was charged with break and enter, three counts of fail to comply with probation and held in custody for a bail hearing.


Assault and Multiple Disturbances

On October 2, 2023, at about 12:15am, police received information of a suspicious person causing a disturbance by yelling and banging on doors to a residence on King St. E. The suspicious person was described as intoxicated female, who was believed to be a neighbour to the complainant.  Once the banging stopped, the complainant exited the residence for a moment. Then she was confronted by the suspicious person where she was punched in the face after a brief argument. Police attended but were unable to locate the suspect, until later at about 2:30am, when another disturbance call was received in the area. Now, the same female suspect from the previous incident was involved in another altercation with a separate person. Police did arrest the intoxicated, 24-year-old, female. She was found to have a curfew condition where she is to remain inside her residence at night. She was charged with assault and fail to comply with undertaking. She was later released with a future court date.