Accessible Version

Crime Brief - April 23, 2018

Apr 23, 2018

Type:  Assault
Incident: 18-14705
Location: Market Street
Incident:  On Saturday April 21, 2018 just after 3:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about an assault.  The 43 year old male victim had been travelling in his vehicle on Market Street.  The victim stopped at a traffic signal and waited to make a turn.  While stopped an unknown male approached the driver and struck him through an open window.  The suspect then proceeded to kick the vehicle and threatened to further harm the driver.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the accused a short distance away.  The accused was arrested without incident.  A 29 year old Brantford male is charged with Assault and Utter Threats to Cause Bodily Harm or Death.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.      

Type:  Impaired Driver      
Incident: 18-14874
Location: Dunsdon Street
Incident: On Sunday April 22, 2018 just before 7:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call from concerned citizens.  A male and a female were seen arguing at Mohawk Park, they got into a vehicle and left the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the Park but were unable to locate them.  A description of the vehicle and parties involved was provided by people in the area.  The vehicle was located on Dunsdon Street and a traffic stop was performed.  Upon speaking to the female driver she showed signs of impairment and was arrested.  Further investigation revealed that she had been in a verbal altercation with her boyfriend which had turned physical where she had struck him a number of times.  The accused was transported to the Brantford Police Service where she provided two samples of her breath as required by law.  Her readings were over the legal limit.  A 32 year old Barrie woman is charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Impaired ? Over 80 and Assault.       
 
Type: Disturbance       
Incident: 18-14794
Location: Dalhousie Street    
Incident: On Sunday April 22, 2018 just after 7:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a call about a disturbance at a business on Dalhousie Street.  An unknown female was inside the business causing a disturbance and was asked to leave by employees.  The female grabbed a drink and tried to throw it on one of the employees.  Other employees intervened and were assaulted by the female.  The employees were able to get the female out of the business.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the suspect a short distance away and she was arrested without incident.  A 22 year old Brantford woman is charged with Assault and Mischief Under $5000.00.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.

Type: Stolen Vehicle - Arrest      
Incident: 18-14696
Location: Sherwood Drive    
Incident:    On Saturday April 21, 2018 just after 4:30 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling on Sherwood Drive as it stopped at a store in the area.  Officers recognized the vehicle as having been reported stolen.  Officers located the vehicle and arrested the male driver and female passenger.  Further investigation revealed the driver to be in possession of a controlled substance believed to be Fentanyl (0.5 g street value approx.. $200).  Information received that both accused were currently bound by court orders.  A 39 year old Brantford male is charged with Theft Under $5000.00, Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00, Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code as well as Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act.  A 20 year old Brantford woman is charged with Theft Under $5000.00, Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00 and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.  
 
"Together we can build a Stronger and Safer Community?