Sept. 2 – 5, 2017 – Weekend wrap-up

(Sept. 1 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 2 at 8 a.m.) 97
(Sept. 2 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 3 at 8 a.m.) 83
(Sept. 3 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 4 at 8 a.m.) 75
(Sept. 4 at 8 a .m. to Sept. 5 at 8 a.m.) 69

Weapons Arrest:
On Friday September 1, 2017 the accused was observed walking in the area of downtown Peterborough in an obvious intoxicated state. Foot patrol officers recognized the male and knew that he was on Court ordered conditions to not consume alcohol. The male was then arrested. During a search of his backpack, a switchblade knife that was shaped like a gun was located and seized.

Charged was Jonathan Gauthier, 35, of Murray Street, with Unauthorized Possession of a Weapon, Breach of Probation x 2 and fail to Comply with Undertaking. The accused was held for Weekend and Statutory Holiday (WASH) court on September 2, 2017.

Mischief Arrests:
On August 13, 2017 one adult and three youth attended the area of Crawford Drive and Monaghan Road and wilfully relocated a number of pieces of construction equipment. The group then moved north on Monaghan Road, broke into a residence, smashed windows on a local business and at Kenner Collegiate, then attempted to break the window at Mister Convenience.

As a result of an investigation, two male youths and a female youth were charged with Break and Enter and Mischief x 3.

Over 80mg Arrest:
On Sunday September 3 2017 at approximately 8:57 a.m. officers stopped a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in the area of Parkhill Road and Crowley Crescent. During the vehicle stop, the driver was suspected to have been drinking, and a road side test was conducted. The result of the test showed that the driver was over the Provincial statutory limit of 0.050 milligrams of alcohol in 100 ml of blood, and his driver’s licence was subsequently suspended for 7 days. The driver was also charged with various Highway Traffic Offences.

Further investigation was conducted, which revealed that the driver provided a false name. The driver was subsequently located and arrested. Charged is Jonathan Reid, 28, of Parkhill Road, with Obstruct Peace Officer and various Highway Traffic Act charges. The accused was released with court in early October.