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Crime Brief - November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Type:   Theft from Motor Vehicle
Incident:  17-00563
Location: Proctor Ave
Incident:  Sometime overnight on November 13, 2017 a vehicle parked on Proctor Avenue was entered. Reported stolen from the vehicle was a gym bag, gym clothes and money.

Type:    Mischief 
Incident:  17-43875
Location:  Sherwood Drive 
Incident: On Tuesday November 14, 2017 just before 11:00 a.m. the Branford Police Service was conducting a training exercise with their UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) in the area of Cockshutt Park located on Sherwood Dr.  While in flight police observed a male in the area of the boat launch who approach two steel garbage containers and proceeded to spray paint graffiti on them.  Further investigation revealed a third graffiti marking on the pavement off the drive way to the boat launch.  The accused Michael Joseph GILLON 25 years old of Brantford is charged with Mischief to Property Under $5000.00.  The accused was released on an Appearance Notice with a future court date. 

Type:  Shoplifting
Incident: 17-43920
Location: Colborne Street ? Factory Direct
Incident: On November 14, 2017 just after 6:00 p.m. employees from Factory Direct observed a male conceal a wireless speaker under his clothing.  The male left the store without making any attempts to pay for the item.  Employees called Brantford Police and Community Patrols Officers attended the area and arrested the male for the theft.  While speaking to police the accused provided a false name and information.  Officers continued their investigation and were able to positively identify the male.  The male was currently wanted on three outstanding warrants and was bound by a court order.  Brandon Eugene MacDougall 26 years old of Brantford is charged with Theft Under $5000.00, Obstruct Peace Officer, Personation with Intent and Brach of Probation.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.

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