Wednesday August 16, 2017 – Brantford man charged with domestic assault, assaulting police officer following incident at campground

Calls for Service:
(Aug. 15 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 16 at 8 a.m.) 109

Domestic Assault/Assault Peace Officer Arrest:
A 44-year-old Brantford, Ontario man is facing several charges including domestic assault and assaulting a police officer following an incident at a Lakefield campground.

On August 15, 2017 at approximately 10:40 p.m. officers responded to the Lakefield campgrounds after receiving calls regarding a woman in her 40’s who had been assaulted by her male partner.

Police were dispatched and attended the campground where they located the male. As a result of the investigation officers attempted to place the male under arrest at which time he resisted, threatened an officer and assaulted an officer.

Officers were able to apprehend the male and place him under arrest. While in custody at the police station the male broke the plexiglass partition of the cell.

The accused is charged with the following:

  • Domestic assault
  • Assault peace officer
  • Resist peace officer
  • Mischief under $5,000
  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm
  • Intimidation – Justice system – persons or the general public
  • Fail to comply with the conditions of an undertaking to abstain from the consumption of alcohol or other intoxicating substances

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Aug. 16).

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

Assault Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 40-year-old woman with assault following an incident at a Lansdowne Street West restaurant.

On August 4, 2017 a woman attended a Lansdowne Street West restaurant to pick-up her food and became involved in an argument with staff regarding her order. When one of the staff attempted to resolve the situation it was reported that the woman spat in the staff member’s face. The woman then left the area. Police were contacted and attended the restaurant.

Through the investigation the female suspect was identified. On August 14, 2017 the woman attended the Peterborough police station where she was placed under arrest.

Shannon Danee Tripp, 40, of Stewartcroft Drive, Peterborough, is charged with assault and breach of recognizance.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 7, 2017.

Break and Enter Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has made an arrest from an April 2016 break-in at a local business.

In mid-April 2016 a Lansdowne Street West auto business was broken into and a television stolen.

Through the investigation, which included the use of the Centre of Forensic Sciences in Toronto, the male suspect was identified.

On August 15, 2017 officers located the male walking in the area of Dalhousie and Rubidge Streets.

As a result of the investigation Thomas Mark Perdue, 27, of Murray Street, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with break and enter, possession of a schedule I substance (cocaine) and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Aug. 16).

Assault Peace Officer/Possession of Stolen Property Arrest:
A 42-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including assaulting a police officer and possession of stolen property following a Tuesday morning incident.

On August 15, 2017 at approximately 10:20 a.m. a male entered a Chemong Road store, selected a flat screen television then walked directly to the exit without making any attempt to pay for the item.

At approximately 11:20 a.m. officers located the male suspect walking in the area of Aylmer Street between London and McDonnel Streets and carrying a TV box.

As a result of the investigation officers attempted to place the male under arrest for possession of stolen property at which time the male resisted officers and assaulted an officer.

Daniel Paul Manley, 42, of Murray Street, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Assault a peace officer
  • Resist a peace officer
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Theft under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a probation order X 4

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on August 15, 2017.

Break and Enters:
The Peterborough Police Service’s Street Crime Unit is investigating following a break-in at three local businesses.

Sometime between 8 p.m. on August 14, 2017 and 6:45 a.m. on August 15, 2017 two businesses located in a Lansdowne Street West plaza and one business located in a Kawartha Heights Boulevard Plaza were broken into. All businesses were locked and secured at the time.

In two of the break-ins cash and hair products were stolen while there is currently no reported theft from the third business.

It is believed that the same suspect(s) are responsible for all three incidents.

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

Ongoing Traffic Investigation:
The Peterborough Police Service’s Traffic Unit continues to investigate following a Tuesday afternoon collision.

On August 15, 2017 at approximately 2:15 p.m. a three vehicle collision took place in the area of Sir Sandford Fleming Drive and Crawford Drive.

As a result of the investigation a 51-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including failing to yield and driving while under suspension (Highway Traffic Act) and driving with no insurance (Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act).
The Traffic Unit is looking to speak with the male driver of a pick-up truck involved in the incident that was pulling a horse-type trailer and heading eastbound at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Traffic Constable Bruce Brunsch at 705-876-1122 ext. 289.