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Crime Brief - February 13, 2020

Feb 13, 2020

Type:       Stolen Vehicle   
Incident:       20-5775
Location:         Colborne Street and Nelson Street  
Incident:On Monday, February 10, 2020 at approximately 6:30 pm Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle pulling a trailer with unsafe equipment. Officers stopped the motor vehicle and spoke to the male driver. Information was received that the trailer had previously been reported stolen to police. As a result of the investigation, a 39 year old male from Delhi and a 47 year old male from Courtland were charged with Possession of Stolen Property under $5000 under the Criminal Code.

Type:      Impaired – Alcohol / Stolen Vehicle   
Incident:      20-5843
Location:        Glenwood Drive  
Incident:On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at approximately 10:30am Brantford Police Service received a call regarding a motor vehicle collision hit and run near Erie Ave and Birkett Lane. The suspect vehicle was seen fleeing the area in a dangerous and reckless manner and was located abandoned on Glenwood Drive. Two people were observed fleeing the vehicle on foot. Information was received that the motor vehicle had previously been reported stolen. Community Patrol Officers attended and searched the area where they located and arrested two accused. While dealing with the driver, officers observed signs of impairment. The driver was given a demand for a road side screening device. The driver registered a fail on the road side screening device and was transported in order to provide samples of their breath as required by law. The accused samples were over 80. Further information was received that the driver’s license was suspended. While dealing with the passenger, information was received that she had provided a false identity. As a result of this investigation, Accused #1, a 27 year old female from Ohsweken has been charged with Operation While Impaired, 80 plus, Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle, Failure to Stop After Accident, and Possession of Stolen Property – Over $5,000 under the Criminal Code. She is further charged with Drive While Under Suspension under the Highway Traffic Act. Accused #2, a 26 year old female from Hagersville is charged with Personation, Obstruct Peace Officer and Possession of Stolen Property Over $5,000 under the Criminal Code.


Type:       Theft Under $5,000 and Stolen Vehicle
Incident:       20-5916
Location:         Wayne Gretzky Parkway and Lynden Road   
Incident:On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at around 7:00 pm the Brantford Police Service were dispatched to a business on Wayne Gretzky Parkway in regards to a theft. An unknown male had attended into the store where he gathered a number of electronic kitchen devices and proceeded to the self checkout area. The suspect male proceeded thru the self checkout without making any attempt to pay. Employees observed the suspect male get into a vehicle and fled the area. Investigation reveled that the vehicle had been reported stolen from another jurisdiction. Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they searched for the suspect and vehicle. 

                                                

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