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Crime Brief - April 26, 2018

Apr 26, 2018

Type:  Break and Enter ? Residential
Incident: 18-15222
Location: Patterson Ave
Incident:  On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, just before 12:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a call about a possible Break and Enter on Patterson Ave.  An unknown male was seen lurking around the residence and going into the back yard.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the residence where they observed the rear door had been kicked in.  Police then observed the suspect breaking out a screen in a front upper window of the residence where he jumped out. The suspect fled the area and a short foot pursuit ensued.  The accused was arrested without incident as he tried to enter a local Motel.  Investigation revealed that the accused had rented a room at the Motel using identification that had previously been reported stolen.  At the time of this incident the accused was bound by court orders with conditions and was also wanted on outstanding warrants from another jurisdiction.  Daniel Art Verbaan a 29 year old Waterloo male is charged with Break and Enter with Intent, Possession of Break in instruments, Possession of Stolen Property, Utter Forged documents, Personation and Breach of Probation.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.        

Type:  Impaired       
Incident: 18-15300
Location: Dunsdon Street 
Incident: On Thursday April 26, 2018 just before 2:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling on Dunsdon Street at a high rate of speed; was weaving in and out of marked lanes and stopped for a green light.  A traffic stop was conducted and the male driver spoken to.  Officers upon speaking to the driver noted signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and was transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide two samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were two times over the legal limit.  The accused a 25 year old Brantford male is charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Impaired Over 80.  The accused licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.      

Type: Domestic      
Incident: 18-15303
Location: Grey Street    
Incident: On Thursday April 26, 2018 just after 2:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a domestic.  Community Patrol Officers attended and located the victim who had fled her residence on Grey Street after getting into a physical altercation with her ex-boyfriend.  Investigation revealed that the accused had attended to the victim?s residence to talk to her about their relationship.  The two got into a verbal argument that turned physical.  The victim was struck a number of times and received non-life threatening injuries.  She was transported to local hospital and treated.  Officers attended to the residence where they located the accused who was arrested without incident.  A 26 year old Ohsweken male is charged with Assault Cause Bodily Harm and Breach of Recognizance.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.          
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