Wednesday August 23, 2017 – Peterborough man facing additional charges following theft from vehicle

Calls for Service:
(Aug. 22 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 23 at 8 a.m.) 84

Possession of Stolen Property/Use Credit Card Arrest:
A 27-year-old Peterborough man is facing additional charges following a theft from a vehicle at a Charlotte Street residence.

Overnight on August 1, 2017 an unknown male entered the complainant’s vehicle that was parked at a Charlotte Street home and stole her driver’s licence, banking cards and health card. Following the theft the complainant realized her stolen banking cards had been used at various local convenience stores.

The complainant called police and officers investigated. Through the investigation the male suspect was identified. The male had been arrested on August 15, 2017 on an unrelated matter and was in custody (original media release) Media Release for August 16, 2017

As a result of this investigation Thomas Mark Perdue, 27, of Murray Street, is being additionally charged with possession of property obtained by crime, use credit card and fail to comply with a probation order. The accused is scheduled to appear in court later today (Aug. 23).

Break and Enter: George Street North
The Peterborough Police Service is investigating following a break-in at a George Street North music business.

At approximately 8:24 a.m. on August 22, 2017 police were called regarding a break and enter to a music business on George Street North that was locked at the time of the incident. Once inside the business thieves stole items including an iMac computer.

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

Possession of a Schedule I Substance Arrest:
A 23-year-old Peterborough woman is facing drug charges following an investigation.

During the course of an investigation, during the early morning hours of August 21, 2017 officers located a woman’s purse abandoned behind a Charlotte Street bar. Through the investigation the owner of the purse and its contents was identified. Inside the purse officers located an amount of cocaine along with a woman’s I.D.

Officers located the woman still in the area. As a result of the investigation Nicole Cierra Montgomery, 23, of River Road South, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with possession of schedule I substance (cocaine).

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