Package Thefts Leads to Arrest
On September 19, 2022 at about 11:45AM, the Brockville Police Service received a report of a theft of Amazon packages, from the step of a residence in the area of Daniel St. Two males were observed walking together and in possession of the package. Officers did locate the males and they were both arrested for the theft of the package. Further investigation revealed that one of the males was identified to be responsible for the theft. The individual responsible was a 20-year-old male and was charged with theft under $5,000.00 and fail to comply with recognizance. The second male present was released unconditionally.
Additionally the Brockville Police Service would like to remind members of the community to make all attempts to keep their property safe. Packages and deliveries left on the front step of a residence run a risk of being stolen if not secured or left visible. It is recommended to give the delivery workers option to secure your package with some type of lockbox or securing device.
Disturbing the Peace Results in Male Arrested
On Sept 17, 2022 the Brockville Police Service had received multiple complaints about a 29-year-old male, causing a disturbance and apparently on drugs, in the area of Perth St. At about 6:45PM, officers actually received another complaint about this male and located him at a residence on the South end of Perth St. There, a confrontation ensued between the male and a resident. The male assaulted the resident by biting his hand and threatened him. Officers did arrest the male for the offences of assault, utter threats and fail to comply with probation. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.
On September 20, 2022 at about 8:00AM, officers from the Brockville Police Service located a 24-year-old male, who was being investigated regarding a separate theft investigation. During that investigation officers located a BB gun. This individual was on multiple firearms and weapons prohibitions. He was arrested in relations to the theft investigation and held for bail for the offences of possession of a prohibited weapon, fail to comply with release order and fail to comply with probation.