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Crime Brief - April 30, 2018

Apr 30, 2018

Type:  Stolen Vehicle - Arrest
Incident: 18-15587
Location: George Street
Incident:  On Saturday April 28, 2018 just after 2:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle driving in the area of George Street.  Information received was that the vehicle had previously been reported stolen.  Officers observed the vehicle as it parked on George Street and four occupants exited.  Officers attended to the vehicle where they attempted to arrest the four occupants.  During the arrest the female driver fled on foot but was arrested after a short foot pursuit.  She was found to be in possession of a knife.  Investigation revealed 0.78 grams of suspected cocaine (approx. street value $100.00) located in the vehicle and one accused was in possession of 0.23 grams (approx. street value $40.00) of cocaine.  A 22 year old Female from Ohsweken is charged with Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00, Possession of a Prohibited Weapon and Escape Lawful Custody under the Criminal Code.  She is also charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Cocaine) under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act.  A 34 year old female from Ohsweken is charged with Being an Occupant in a Stolen Motor Vehicle and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code along with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Cocaine) under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.   A 25 year old male from New York is charged with Being an Occupant in a Stolen Motor Vehicle.  A 21 year old female from Brantford is charged with being an Occupant in a Stolen Motor Vehicle.         

Type: Traffic Stop - Speeding      
Incident: 18-15665
Location: King George Road    
Incident: On Saturday April 28, 2018 just after 5:30 p.m. Community Patrol Officers as part of a Road Safety Initiative were monitoring the speed of traffic on King George Road. Officers observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed.  The vehicle was confirmed to be travelling 98 km/hr in a posted 50 km/hr zone.  Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver.  A 20 year old Brantford male is charged with Speeding 98 km/hr in a 50 km/hr zone under the Highway Traffic Act.      

Type: Theft from Motor Vehicle     
Incident: 18-00281
Location: Memorial Drive    
Incident: On Saturday April 28, 2018 just after 9:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a report of a theft from a residential parking lot on Memorial Drive.  Sometime overnight unknown person(s) jacked up a Dodge Ram pickup that was parked in a residential complex parking lot.  The vehicle was left sitting on blocks.  Reported stolen was a set of tires and rims.  

Type:  Attempt Stolen Vehicle - Arrest      
Incident: 18-15759
Location: Lynden Park Mall 
Incident: On Sunday April 29, 2018 just after 2:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a report about a suspicious male in the parking lot of the Lynden Park Mall.  The male was seen trying door handles and getting into various vehicles in the parking lot.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the Lynden Park Mall where they searched the area for the suspect.  Officers observed the male as he was forcing his way into a vehicle in the parking lot.  Officers attended to the vehicle where the accused was arrested without incident.  A 29 year old Ohsweken male is charged with Attempt Theft of Motor Vehicle, Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00 x2 and Breach of Probation.               
 
Type: Suspended Driver      
Incident: 18-15681
Location: King George Road    
Incident: On Saturday April 28, 2018 just before 10:00 p.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 89 km/hr in a posted 50 km/hr zone.  Officers located the vehicle and performed a traffic stop.  Officers spoke to the female driver and confirmed that her driver?s licence was currently suspended.  A 34 year old Ohsweken female is charged with Drive While Under Suspension and Speeding 89 km/hr in a 50 km/hr zone under the Highway Traffic Act.  She is further charged with Fail to Surrender Valid Insurance Card under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act.     
 
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