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Crime Brief - November 16, 2017

Nov 16, 2017

Type:  Impaired Driving
Incident:  17- 43946
Location:  West Street
Incident:  On Wednesday November 15, 2017 shortly after 12:30 a.m. a Community Patrol Officer on routine patrol observed a vehicle do a U-turn at the intersection of Market Street and Grey Street and take off at a high rate of speed.  The officer located the vehicle, conducted a traffic stop and had a conversation with the male driver. The driver displayed signs of impairment and was arrested for impaired driving.  The accused was transported to the police station where he was to provide two samples of his breath as required by law. The accused refused to provide the samples.  A 25 year old Waterford man is charged with Operate a Motor Vehicle While Impaired and Refuse to Provide Breath Sample.  The accused was released on a Promise to Appear with a future court date. 

Further the accused licence was suspended for 90 days and the vehicle being driven by the accused was impounded for 7 days.     

Type:  Stolen Vehicle - Arrest
Incident: 17-43866
Location: West Street
Incident: On Tuesday November 14, 2017 a Ford Escape was stolen overnight from a residence on Grey Street.  On Wednesday November 15, 2017 just after 7:30 p.m. the Brantford Police Service Street Crime Unit located the vehicle parked at a West Street address. Officers from the SCU began surveillance on the vehicle and observed three males approach and get into the stolen vehicle.  The three males were arrested without incident before the vehicle drove off.  A 16 year old Brantford male is charged with Theft of Motor Vehicle and Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000.00.  A 21 year old male and a 17 year old male both from Brantford are charged with Occupant of Motor Vehicle without consent.  All three accused were released on a Promise to Appear with a future court date along with an Officer in Charge Undertaking with conditions. 


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