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Crime Brief - June 28, 2019

Jun 28, 2019

Type:   Disturbance 
Incident:  19- 23997
Location:  Market Street 
Incident:   On Wednesday June 26, 2019 Brantford Police Service responded to a 9-1-1 call to a business on Market Street South.  An unknown male had approached patrons sitting outside the business.  During the confrontation he picked up an umbrella pole and started to swing it and hit it off the side of the building causing damage.  When he was asked to stop and leave he threw the pole at an employee and refused to leave.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the business where they located and arrested the accused without incident.  No one was injured as a result of the incident.  Information was received that the accused was currently bound by a court order with conditions.  As a result of the incident a 30 year old Brantford male is charged with Assault with a Weapon, Mischief Under $5000 and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.                  

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol
Incident:  19-24034
Location:  Charlotte Street 
Incident:   On Thursday June 27, 2019 just after 2:30 a.m. Community patrol Officers observed a vehicle pulled over at the side of the road on Charlotte Street.  Officers observed that the vehicle was running and the driver’s door was open.  They observed a female urinating beside the vehicle.  Officers stopped and when dealing with the driver observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where she was to provide samples of her breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over the legal limit.  Investigation revealed the accused was also in possession of a Percocet pill with no prescription for it and that her driver’s licence was currently under suspension.  As a result of the investigation a 31 year old Burlington woman is charged with Operation While Impaired, 80 Plus and Indecent Act under the Criminal Code.  She is also charged with Drive While Under Suspension and Novice Driver Blood Alcohol Content above Zero under the Highway Traffic Act as well as Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.  Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle was impounded for 7 days.   

Type:   Stunt Driving
Incident:  19-24045
Location:   Lynden Road 
Incident: On Thursday June 27, 2019 just before 8:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers were monitoring and conducting traffic enforcement on Lynden Road.  Officers observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on Lynden Road.  The speed was confirmed at 108 km/hr in a 50 km/hr zone.  Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver.  While speaking to the driver he was unable to produce his driver’s licence.  As a result of the investigation a 33 year old Brantford male is charged with Speeding 108 km.hr in a 50 km/hr Zone, Perform Stunt – Speeding by 50 or more km/hr and Driver – Fail to Surrender Driver’s Licence under the Highway Traffic Act.  The drivers licence was suspended for 7 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.    
 
Type:   Theft and Assault 
Incident:  19-24101
Location:   Market Street South 
Incident:    On Thursday June 27, 2019 just after 1:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a 9-1-1 call about a theft and an assault at a business on Market Street South.  The accused had attended a store in the plaza on Market Street South where he selected items and left the store without making any attempts to pay for them.  When he was confronted by staff he fled on foot.  Security for the plaza was notified and located the suspect as he fled.  When he was stopped by security he assaulted them by punching the security officer in the face.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located and arrested the accused after a brief confrontation.  Investigation revealed that the accused had previously been trespassed from the property and he was currently bound by a court order with conditions.  A 27 year old Brantford male has been charged with Theft Under $5000, Assault Peace Officer and Breach of Probation.   
 
Type:   Stolen Vehicle  
Incident:  19-24159
Location:   Henrietta Street and William Street. 
Incident:   On Thursday June 27, 2019 just before 9:00 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle traveling on Henrietta Street by William Street.  Information was received that the vehicle had been reported stolen from another jurisdiction.  Officers observed a female driver and a male passenger.  The vehicle continued and at one point pulled over to the side of the road where the occupants switched seats and drove away.  Officers were able to successfully stop the vehicle and arrest the occupants.  While dealing with the accused a small amount of suspected fentanyl was located.  As a result of the investigation a 21 year old Hagersville woman is charged with Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000 and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.  She is further charged with Drive Motor Vehicle – No Licence under the Highway Traffic Act.  A 23 year old Jarvis male has been charged with Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000 under the Criminal Code and Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.     
 
 
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