October 12 – 15, 2023 News Release

Domestic Disturbance Leads to an Arrest


On October 12, 2023, at about 10:30pm, police received a 911 call from a female advising that she had just been assaulted by her 25-year-old, boyfriend, and that he was about to initiate a fight with her father. Police attended the area of Havelock St., where this was reported to be taking place. The 25-year-old, male, was located in the area after being involved is a physical altercation with the father. He was arrested and further investigation revealed that the male had previously assaulted the female by throwing her into a wall and also causing other damage in their apartment. The male then left the Kensington Pkwy. area residence to engage in the physical confrontation with her father. No one was deemed to have life threatening injuries. The 25-year-old, male, was charged with assault, mischief under $5,000 and held for a bail hearing in relation to the incident with his girlfriend.


Impaired Driving


On October 14, 2023, at about 8:00pm, police received a call regarding a female in the Superstore parking lot, that had run out of fuel. The caller had then advised that they believed the female was possibly intoxicated. Officers attended and located the 50-year-old, female, in question. Officers observed signs of impairment by alcohol and she was placed under arrest. She was taken to the Brockville Police Service for further testing where it was confirmed that she was impaired and over the legal limit. Her vehicle was impounded, driver’s licence suspended and charged with operation while impaired and operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration over 80mg. She was released with a future court date.


Male Arrested After Domestic Dispute


On October 14, 2023, at about 1:00am, police received a call to attend the Walmart parking lot, in relation to a female screaming at a male in a vehicle. Officers arrived and located the couple along with their young child. Investigation revealed that the two had been in a verbal altercation consisting of childish antics and insults for much of the evening. This continued to escalate to a point that the 28-year-old, male, flew into a fit of rage. He assaulted the female by getting on top of her and striking her arms and torso in front of their child. He then proceeded to choke the female while she struggled to escape. During that struggle, she was able to call 911 for assistance. Police arrested and charged the male with two counts of assault, overcome resistance and uttering threats. Safety planning was discussed and he was released with conditions and a future court date.       


Male Arrested for Robbery


On October 15, 2023, at about 10:15pm, police received a call in the area of King St. W., regarding a 46-year-old, male, attempting to take someone’s dog. Police learned that the 46-year-old, male in question, was on conditions to not be outside his residence after consuming alcohol. The male had been consuming and became upset over his own belief that a particular female was not caring for her dog properly. He attempted to take the dog from the female and became assaultive to do so. Police arrived shortly after and placed the male under arrest. He was charged with robbery with violence and fail to comply with release order. He was held in custody for a bail hearing. There were no serious or life-threatening injuries as a result.