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Crime Brief - August 21, 2019

Aug 21, 2019

Type:   Weapon 
Incident:  19- 32047
Location:   Darling Street    
Incident: On Tuesday August 20, 2019 at approximately 11:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a disturbance on Darling Street.  A male and female were seen arguing and when the male tried to leave he was chased down the street by the female.  The female had threatened the male with a can of Bear Spray.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the individuals involved.  The female was arrested without incident.  Information was received that the accused was currently bound by a court order with conditions.  A 20 year old Brantford woman is charged with Assault with a Weapon, Possession of Weapons Dangerous and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.                                                         

Type:   Stolen Vehicle  
Incident:  19-32034
Location:   Dalhousie Street
Incident:  On Tuesday August 20, 2019 just before 10:00 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle traveling on Dalhousie Street.  Information was received that the vehicle had been reported stolen from another jurisdiction.  Officers observed as the vehicle pulled into a parking lot.  Officers stopped the vehicle and arrested the male driver and female passenger.  As Officers dealt with the driver he provided false information to police.  Investigation revealed that the accused was currently bound by a court order with conditions as well as he was currently a suspended driver.  The second accused was also found to be bound by a court order with conditions.  As a result of the investigation an 18 year old Brampton male is charged with Possession of Stolen Property over $5000, Obstruct Police, Operation While Prohibited, Breach of Probation and Breach of Recognizance under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Drive While Under Suspension under the Highway Traffic Act.  A 20 year old St Catherines woman is charged with Occupant of Stolen Motor Vehicle and Breach of Recognizance under the Criminal Code.                               

Type:    Drugs
Incident:  19-31919
Location:  Wayne Gretzky Parkway and Henry Street 
Incident:  On Tuesday August 20, 2019 at approximately 2:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers dealt with a male on a bicycle in area of Greenwich Street.  Officers spoke to the male who provided information to police.  Investigation revealed that the information provided was false and that he was currently wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant.  The accused was arrested without incident.  While dealing with the accused he was found to be in possession of a large amount of suspected fentanyl ($11,000) as well as suspected "green” fentanyl ($1,500) and crystal methamphetamine ($800).  A 38 year old Brantford male was arrested on the outstanding arrest warrant and has been charged with Obstruct Police under the Criminal Code as well as Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and Possession of a Controlled Substance x2.               

Type:   Break and Enter   
Incident:  19-31497
Location:   Colborne Street 
Incident:   On Saturday August 17, 2019 just before 8:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a 9-1-1 call about a Break and Enter to a residence on Colborne Street.  It was believed that people had broken into a vacant apartment in the complex and were possibly still inside.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the residence where they located damage to the front door.  Officers located and arrested three people inside the residence.  While dealing with the three accused two were found to be in possession of small amounts of fentanyl and crystal methamphetamine and one was currently bound by a court order with conditions.  As a result of the investigation a 37 year Paris male is charged with Unlawfully in a Dwelling House, Mischief Under $5000 under the Criminal Code and Possession of Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances.  A 25 year old Brantford male is charged with Unlawfully in Dwelling House and Mischief Under $5000 under the Criminal Code.  A 36 year old Brantford male is charged with Unlawfully in a Dwelling House, Mischief under $5000 and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.   

Type:   Stolen Vehicle    
Incident:  19-31594
Location:   Dalhousie Street 
Incident:   On Saturday August 17, 2019 at approximately 5:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a 9-1-1 call about a hit and run accident on Dalhousie Street.  An unknown driver had side swiped another vehicle and fled the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended and searched the area where they found the vehicle parked on a side street.  The vehicle had previously been reported stolen on August 14, 2019.  Investigation revealed that the male driver had just left the area in a taxi.  Officers were able to locate and stop the taxi where the accused was arrested without incident.  While dealing with the accused he showed signs of impairment and information was received that he was currently bound by two separate court orders with conditions and his licence was currently suspended.  A 35 year old Brantford male is charged with Theft of Motor Vehicle, Possession Over $5000, Operation While Impaired, Fail to Stop, Breach of Recognizance and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Suspended Drive under the Highway Traffic Act.           


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