Tuesday August 8, 2017 – Arrests made in Hopkins Avenue break-in

Calls for Service:
(Aug. 4 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 5 at 8 a.m.) 108
(Aug. 5 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 6 at 8 a.m.) 68
(Aug. 6 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 7 at 8 a.m.) 87
(Aug. 7 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 8 at 8 a.m.) 48

Break and Enter Arrests:
Three persons have been arrested and charged following a break-in at a Homewood Avenue residence.

On August 4, 2017 approximately 2:50 p.m. a Homewood Avenue residence was broken into while the residents were away and computer equipment stolen. Following the break-in the co-accused fled the area in a cab. Two of the persons involved then attempted to pawn the stolen property at a local pawn shop.
A neighbour called 9-1-1 to report having seen suspicious persons in their neighbourhood and police were dispatched to the area.

Through the investigation the three accused were identified. On the night of August 4, 2017 the accused were located and arrested at a Brock Street apartment building. During the arrest officers located stolen property inside one of the units including the stolen computer equipment.

As a result of the investigation the following persons were arrested and charged:

Dorothy Jean Ferguson, 38, of Brock Street, is charged with:

  • Break and enter
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a recognizance

Shannon Marie Quigley, 43, of Stewart Street, is charged with:

  • Break and enter
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a probation order X2

Cassandra Quigley-Solinkski, 22, of Brock Street, is charged with:

  • Break and enter
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000

All three accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on August 5, 2017, were remanded in custody and are scheduled to appear again in court later today (Aug. 8).

Break and Enter Arrest:
A 38-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges following a break-in at a multi-unit residence on Dublin Street.

On August 7, 2017 at approximately 11:50 a.m. a male broke into a Dublin Street unit through a locked door. Once inside the male brandished a knife and confronted and threatened the female victim, whom he knows. The victim fled the residence and police were called. The accused and victim know each other.

At approximately 12:30 p.m. that same day officers located the accused walking in the area of Murray and Park Streets.

As a result of the investigation Lee Eric Walker, 38, of Crystal Drive, is charged with the following:

  • Break and enter
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Aug. 8).

Assault with a Weapon Arrest:
A 21-year-old woman is facing charges including assault with a weapon and mischief following an early Sunday morning incident at a Peterborough residence.

Shortly after 2 a.m. on August 6, 2017 the accused became involved in an argument with her female cousin while at a Peterborough residence. During the argument it was reported that the accused brandished a knife, threatened the adult victim, struck her in the face with her fist and then struck her with a bag. During the dispute the victim’s property was damaged.

The incident was reported to police and officers were dispatched to the home where they located the accused.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Assault
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm
  • Mischief under $5,000

The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on August 6, 2017, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today (Aug.8).

The name of the accused will not be released in order to protect the identity of the victim in this familial-based incident.

Assault Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 39-year-old man following two assaults in the King Street area.

On the morning of August 1, 2017 police received a 9-1-1 call regarding a disturbance in the area of King Street. Through the investigation it was revealed that the accused had approached the victims, two males both in their 50’s, and then assaulted them. All males involved know each other.

On August 3, 2017 a warrant was issued for the arrest of Norman Bradley Lawe, 39, of no fixed address, Peterborough, for assault X2.

At approximately 11:40 a.m. on August 4, 2017 police located the accused in the area of Ashburnham Drive where he was arrested on the warrant.

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on August 4, 2017.

Drug Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a Curve Lake man following a disturbance at a Lakefield restaurant.

Shortly after midnight on August 6, 2017 police were dispatched to a restaurant/bar on Bridge Street in Lakefield for a disturbance involving an intoxicated male. Officers attended the establishment and placed a male under arrest for public intoxication.

During the investigation the male was found to be in possession of a quantity of cocaine.

Coleman Murray Williams, 23, of Mississauga Street, Curve Lake, is charged with possession of a schedule I substance (cocaine).

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 24, 2017.

Break and Enter: Hopkins Avenue
The Peterborough Police Service is investigating following a break-in at a Hopkins Avenue home.

Sometime between midnight at 3 p.m. on August 4, 2017 unknown person(s) entered a Hopkins Avenue residence through an insecure patio door. The residents were not home at the time. Once inside the thieves stole a laptop.

The Peterborough Police Service reminds residents to check and double check to ensure windows and doors are properly locked and secure before leaving your residence.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or Crime Stoppers