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Crime Brief - April 19, 2018

Apr 19, 2018

Type:  Stolen Vehicle - Arrest
Incident: 18-14238
Location: Park Ave
Incident  On Wednesday April 18, 2018 just before 10:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle parked at the intersection of Park Ave and Victoria Street.  Officers recognized the vehicle as having been reported stolen.  An unknown female was observed getting items from the backseat of the vehicle.  Officers stopped and spoke to the female who ran from police.  After a short foot pursuit the female was arrested without incident.  Investigation confirmed that the vehicle had been reported stolen; the licence plates affixed to the vehicle had also been reported stolen from a different vehicle.  The accused at the time of her arrest was bound by a court order with conditions.  Taylor Cathleen Lapointe a 21 year old female from Brantford is charged with Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000.00, Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00, Obstruct Police and Breach of Recognizance Order under the Criminal Code.  The accused was held for a bail hearing. 

Type:  Drugs - Arrest       
Incident: 18-14309
Location: Colborne Street
Incident: On Wednesday April 18, 2018 Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call from a residential complex on Colborne Street.  A suspicious person was seen hanging out in the complex and in the stairwell.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area and located a female inside the stairwell.  Officers observed the female to be in possession of controlled substance believed to be cocaine.  A 29 year old Brantford female is charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance-Cocaine (3g - approx. $300.00) under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act.                         

Type:  Stunt Driving       
Incident: 18-14328
Location: King George Road    
Incident: On Thursday April 19, 2018 just after 1:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers were monitoring traffic on King George Road.  As part of a Road Safety Initiative Officers were monitoring the speed of traffic in the area.  Officers observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed.  The vehicle was confirmed to be travelling over a 100 km/hr in a posted 50 km/hr zone.  Officers located the vehicle and performed a traffic stop.  A 24 year old Brantford male is charged with Drive Motor Vehicle ? Perform Stunt Speeding by 50 Km/hr or more and Speeding 101 km/hr in a 50 km/hr zone under the Highway Traffic Act.  The driver?s licence was suspended for seven days and his vehicle was impounded for seven days.  

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