Missing Person: 14-year-old Abigail Domer

Missing person 14-year-old Abigail Dormer is now believed to be in the Peterborough area.

From the Ottawa Police Service:

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is asking for public assistance in locating missing Abigail (Abby) Dormer, 14 years old, from Ottawa.

Abigail has been missing since September 1st and was last seen in the downtown Ottawa area on Friday, September 8th.

She is described as a Caucasian female, 5′ 4” (163 cm), 229 lbs (104kg) with black hair, and hazel-coloured eyes.

Anyone with information regarding Abigail Dormer’s location is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or the Peterborough Northumberland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or Crime Stoppers

Missing Person Abigail Dormer

 

Tuesday September 19, 2017 – Peterborough man charged with domestic assault

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 18 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 19 at 8 a.m.) 86

Domestic Assault Arrest:
A 57-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with assault following a Monday night domestic incident.

On September 18, 2017 the accused and the victim, a woman in her 40’s, became involved in a verbal altercation in a Peterborough parking lot. It was reported that during the incident the accused assaulted the victim. A passerby who witnessed the altercation called police and officers attended the area.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with assault.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 19).

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

Public Assistance:
The Peterborough Police Service continues to ask for the public’s assistance in identifying a male in an ongoing theft investigation.

On August 13, 2017 an unknown male broke into a Larmer Line home in the Township of Cavan Monaghan that is currently under construction and stole items including an air compressor and a reciprocating saw

The suspect is described as:

  • Male
  • Caucasian
  • Slender to medium build
  • Long wavy, shoulder length brown hair
  • Dark moustache with goatee and thin growth
  • No glasses
  • Wearing a light coloured T-shirt
  • Dark pants
  • Runners
  • Operating a four-door sedan, plate unknown

Police are looking to speak with and identify the male in this photo.

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

Sept. 16 – 18, 2017 – Weekend wrap-up Media Release

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 15 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 16 at 8 a.m.) 97
(Sept. 16 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 17 at 8 a.m.) 111
(Sept.17 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 18 at 8 a.m.) 73

Assault with a Weapon Arrest:
A 30-year-old Peterborough woman is facing assault with a weapon and assault charges following incidents earlier in September.

On September 17, 2017 police received information regarding three assaults that had taken place earlier in the month.

It was reported that on September 10, 2017 the accused and the victim, a woman in her 30’s, had become involved in an altercation during which time the victim was assaulted and struck with a rubber mallet. It was also reported that on September 11, 2017 the accused assaulted the victim two more times. The accused and victim know each other.

At approximately 7:25 p.m. on September 17, 2017 officers attended a Peterborough residence where, as a result of the investigation, the accused was arrested and charged.

Shawna Ann Procter, 30, of Wolfe Street, is charged with assault with a weapon and assault X2.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 18).

Assault Arrests:
Four men from Courtice, Ontario, have been charged with assault following a weekend incident at a multi unit residence in Peterborough’s north end.

At approximately 8:15 a.m. on September 17, 2017 several officers were dispatched to a multi unit residence on Milroy Drive for reports of four males assaulting one of the residents, a male in his 20’s. The victim knows one of the males involved in the incident.

Police located all four accused still in the area and as a result of the investigation all four parties were arrested and charged.

  • Vasyl Popadyn, 27, of Caleche Avenue, Courtice, is charged with assault.
  • Michael MacMillan, 25, of Sandringham Drive, Courtice, is charged with assault.
  • Derrick Crossey, 30, of Huntington Crescent, Courtice, is charged with assault.
  • Bronson LaChance, 23, of Fieldcrest Avenue, Courtice, is charged with assault.

All four accused were released from custody and are scheduled to appear in court on October 26, 2017.

Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 23-year-old man following an incident involving a knife.

On September 16, 2017 at approximately 11:15 a.m. police were dispatched to the area of Rubidge and Sherbrooke Streets for a disturbance.

It was reported that while in the area the accused had become involved in a dispute with an unknown male and had brandished a knife.

Officers located the accused in the area of Bethune and King Streets where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged. During the investigation police seized a folding style knife.

Curtis Arthur Chrysler, 23, of no fixed address, Peterborough, is charged with possession of weapon for dangerous purpose and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on September 17, 2017, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court on October 2, 2017 via video appearance.

Assault Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 45-year-old Peterborough man with assault following a Saturday evening incident.

On the night of September 16, 2017 police were dispatched to the area of Rutherford Drive for a disturbance. When police arrived it was reported that the male accused had assaulted the victim, a woman in her 20’s, and then fled on foot. The accused and victim know each other.

A short time later officers located the accused underneath the deck in the backyard of a Wolfe Street residence.

As a result of the investigation Mark Anthony Hale, 45, of McDonnel Street, was arrested and charged with assault and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 12, 2017.

Break and Enter: Armour
The Peterborough Police Service is investigating a break-in at an Armour Road residence.

Sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on September 8, 2017 unknown persons entered an Armour Road apartment that was left insecure. Once inside the thieves stole thousands of dollars of property including an iPod, an embroidery machine, camera, laptop, jewellery and tools. The theft was reported to police on September 15, 2017.

We remind citizens to double and triple check to ensure doors and windows are 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

Friday September 15, 2017 – Peterborough man arrested and charged following bicycle theft

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 14 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 15 at 8 a.m.) 81

Theft Arrest:
A 41-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged after a bicycle was stolen from outside a local mall.

On September 15, 2017 at approximately 2:30 a.m. an unknown male was seen stealing a bicycle from a bike rack outside a Lansdowne Street mall and then riding the bike east through the parking lot.

Police were called and provided a description of the male. A short time later officers located the male in a Monaghan Road restaurant and located the stolen bicycle outside the restaurant.

As a result of the investigation Michael Joseph Giroux, 41, of Hunter Street East, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Theft under $5,000
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a probation order

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 15).

Theft Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 20-year-old Peterborough man following a theft from a local grocery store.

On the evening of September 14, 2017 a male entered a Towerhill Road grocery store, selected items off the shelves, concealed the items in a backpack and then left the store without making any attempt to pay for the items. When a store employee attempted to stop the male and check his backpack the male fled the area on foot.

Police were called and officers attended the area. A short time later officers located the male suspect on Chemong Road.

As a result of the investigation Dillon Dwayne Cowen, 20, of no fixed address, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with theft under $5,000 and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 15).

Thursday September 14, 2017 – Two arrested in human trafficking investigation

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 13 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 14 at 8 a.m.)

Human Trafficking Arrests:
A 22-year-old Peterborough man and his teenage girlfriend have been arrested and charged following a human trafficking investigation.

In late August 2017 the Peterborough Police Service received information related to local human trafficking and began an investigation.

It was reported that a Peterborough man and his teenage girlfriend had coerced another local teenage female, whom they know, into creating an ad for sexual purposes and then having dates with men, exchanging sexual services for money. Any money made by the victim was turned over to the co-accused. The incidents took place between July and August 2017.

Through the investigation it was also revealed that the male accused had made and distributed a video containing sexual images of himself and his girlfriend to several people.

As a result of the investigation warrants were issued for the arrest of the male accused and the female accused. On September 13, 2017 the co-accused were arrested on the warrants.

A 22-year-old Peterborough male is charged with the following:

  • Traffic in persons under 18 years of age
  • Procuring under 18 years of age
  • Material benefits from sexual services under 18 years of age
  • Makes, prints, publishes or possess for the purpose of publication child pornography
  • Possession of child pornography
  • Imports, distributes, sells or possess for the purpose of distribution or sale any child pornography
  • Fail to comply with the conditions of an undertaking

A Peterborough female under the age of 18 years is charged with the following:

  • Traffic in persons under 18 years of age
  • Procuring under 18 years of age
  • Material benefits from sexual services under 18 years of age

Both co-accused are scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 14).

As the male accused is in a domestic relationship with the female accused, whom is also a victim and a young person in this incident, the name of the co- accused will not be released in order to protect the identity of the victim(s) and comply with the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

Domestic Assault Arrest:
A 58-year-old Peterborough man has been charged following a domestic assault investigation.

On September 13, 2017 the accused and the victim, a woman in her 50’s, were at their Peterborough residence when the accused threatened and assaulted the victim. Police were called and officers attended.

As a result of the investigation shortly after midnight on September 14, 2017 the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault and uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 14).

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

Fraud Arrest:
A Peterborough woman has been arrested and charged after bank cards were stolen out of vehicles and fraudulently used at local stores.

In the early morning hours of September 11, 2017 an unknown female suspect entered a vehicle parked on Corrigan Crescent and stole a wallet and spare car keys. The suspect then fraudulently used the victim’s credit card to purchase items at a local gas station and at a local convenience store.

On September 12, 2017 police were called to Collison Crescent home for a similar matter where a female had stolen a purse, and other items, from a vehicle and then fraudulently used the victim’s bank card at a Peterborough convenience store.

Through the investigation the female suspect was identified. At midnight on September 14, 2017 officers attended a St. Mary’s Street residence where, as a result of the investigation, the accused was arrested and charged.

Connie Anne Desjardins, 35, of St. Mary’s Street, Peterborough, is charged with the following:

  • Fraud under $5,000 X2
  • Theft under $5,000 X2

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 28, 2017.

Possession of Stolen Property Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 21-year-old woman with possession of stolen property.

In early August 2017 a ring was stolen from a Mount Pleasant Road home in the Township of Cavan Monaghan. The theft was reported to police and officers investigation.

On August 3, 2017 a female attended a George Street pawn shop where the stolen ring was pawned. Through the investigation the female suspect was identified.

On September 10, 2017 the accused attended the Peterborough police station, where as a result of the investigation, she was placed under arrest.

Salena Phillips, 21, of George Street North, is charged with possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 5, 2017.

 

Wednesday September 13, 2017 – Peterborough woman facing theft charges following stolen U-Haul investigation

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 12 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 13 at 8 a.m.) 78

Theft of Motor Vehicle Arrest:
A 34-year-old Peterborough woman is facing theft charges following an investigation involving a stolen U-Haul.

On September 12, 2017 police received a call from the U-Haul head office in Toronto reporting that one of their rental trucks had been stolen. It was reported that the vehicle, rented on August 17, 2017 in Peterborough and due back the next day, was never returned on time and the customer failed to make any further payments.

Later on September 12, 2017 police were contacted regarding a suspicious vehicle containing two occupants at a convenience store in the area of Orpington Road and Monaghan Road.

When officers arrived they located a female driver and male passenger inside the missing U-Haul.

As a result of the investigation Carolyn Ann McDonald, 34, of no fixed address, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with theft of motor vehicle. The male passenger was released unconditionally.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 13).

Tuesday September 12, 2017 – Register your bike with our FREE bicycle licence program

Sometime between September 9, 2017 and September 11, 2017 a purple child mountain bike, a lime green adult mountain bike and a black and pink child skateboarding helmet were stolen out of the backyard of a Montague Court home in Peterborough.

Between September 6, 2017 and September 9, 2017 a Norco black adult mountain bike was stolen from a shed at a Wellington Street residence.

The Peterborough Police Service reminds residents to always keep bikes locked and secured when not in use.

Also, we encourage residents to register their bike with our free bicycle licence program. This service is meant to safeguard your bicycle and increase the chances of having your bicycle returned to you if it is lost or stolen.

You can either register in-person at one of our police stations or online: Free Bicycle Licence

In order to register online you must first obtain a licence sticker. Licence stickers can be obtained at bicycle retailers or at the front counter of the Peterborough Police Service headquarters at any time, 365 days a year.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.stopcrimehere.ca

Tuesday September 12, 2017 – $45K Bass boat and trailer stolen from Collison Crescent home

The Peterborough Police Service is investigating the theft of a $45,000 fishing boat and boat trailer from a home in the City’s south east end.

Sometime between 1 a.m. and 5:45 a.m. on September 11, 2017 a Skeeter 190ZX bass boat, black in colour with a Yamaha VMAX 175hp outboard motor and a 2010 EZ Loader boat trailer, black, Ontario Marker #K8095F was stolen from the driveway of a home on Collison Crescent. The resident was not home at the time.

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

Tuesday September 12, 2017 – Two male arrested following several complaints of mischief at downtown businesses

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 11 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 12 at 8 a.m.) 80

Mischief Arrests:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged two persons after receiving several complaints about two males disrupting numerous businesses along the downtown corridor.

On the evening of September 11, 2017 officers were dispatched to the downtown core after receiving many complaints regarding two unwanted males at various shops and restaurants along George Street.

Officers spoke with the complainants who revealed that between August 26, 2017 and September 11, 2017 two males had been attending numerous downtown businesses yelling obscenities and disturbing both employees and customers. Both males had also been attending a specific George Street restaurant two to three times a day yelling obscenities at the staff and customers and then leaving the business.

At approximately 10 p.m. on September 11, 2017 officers located the two males, who had previously been cautioned by police regarding causing a disturbance, walking in the area of Brock and Chambers Street.

As a result of the investigation the two males were arrested and charged.

Troy Clifford Hormillosa, 23, of Brock Street, is charged with the following:

  • Mischief – obstructs, interrupts or interferes with any person in the lawful use, enjoyment or operation of property
  • Fail to comply with a probation order

A 16-year-old Peterborough male is charged with the following.

  • Mischief – obstructs, interrupts or interferes with any person in the lawful use, enjoyment or operation of property
  • Fail to comply with a sentence

Under the Youth Criminal Justice Act the name of a young person cannot be released.

Both accused were held in custody and are scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 12).

Use, deals, acts on forged document Arrest:  
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 40-year-old Park Street North man following an investigation into a forged prescription.

On the afternoon of September 10, 2017 police received a call from a Charlotte Street pharmacy regarding a client within the store attempting to use a forged prescription. Through the investigation it was revealed that a male had attended the pharmacy and attempted to fill a prescription that had been forged in order to change the amount of medication alloted.

As a result of the investigation Lee Bryan Davis, 40, of Park Street North, was arrested and charged with use, deals, acts on forged document.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 12, 2017.

Sept. 9 -11, 2017 – Peterborough man charged with sexual assault following investigation

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 8 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 9 at 8 a.m.) 99
(Sept. 9 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 10 at 8 a.m.) 83
(Sept. 10 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 11 at 8 a.m.) 63

Sexual Assault Arrest:
A 29-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with sexual assault following an investigation.

On September 9, 2017 police received information regarding a sexual assault that had occurred earlier in the month.

It was reported that while the victim, a woman in her 20’s, and the accused were at a Peterborough residence the accused sexually assaulted the victim. The victim and accused were in a previous domestic relationship.

As a result of the investigation on September 9, 2017 the accused was arrested at a Peterborough residence and charged with sexual assault.

The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on September 10, 2017, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today (Sept. 11).

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

Impaired Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 56-year-old man with operating a power-assisted bicycle while impaired and over the legal limit of alcohol.

On September 7, 2017 at approximately 11:15 a.m. an officer on patrol saw a male with a child seated between his legs operating a power-assisted bicycle east on Charlotte Street.

The officer conducted a traffic stop to determine the age of the child as children under 16 years of age are not permitted to ride on, drive or operate a motor assisted bicycle or power-assisted bicycle on a highway.

While speaking with the male driver the officer noted an odour of an alcoholic beverage coming from the driver’s breath. A subsequent breath sample revealed the driver had almost twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system. Through the investigation it was also revealed the male is a prohibited driver.

As a result of the investigation Donald Albert Marshall, 56, of Stewart Street, was arrested and charged with impaired driving and operating a motor vehicle with more than 80mg blood alcohol content. The driver was also charged under section 38 (2) of the Highway Traffic Act with operating a power-assisted bicycle with a child passenger under 16 years of age.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 5, 2017.

Impaired Arrest:
A 26-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including impaired driving following a weekend traffic stop.

At approximately 1:30 a.m. on September 9, 2017 an officer observed a vehicle driving erratically in the area of Aylmer and McDonnel Streets and conducted a traffic stop. While speaking with the male driver of the vehicle the officer noted a strong odour of alcohol coming from the driver’s breath. A breath sample revealed the driver had more than the legal limit of alcohol in his system.

As a result of the investigation Daniel Mark Kogucinski, 26, of Parkhill Road West, was arrested and charged with impaired driving and operating a motor vehicle with more than 80mg blood alcohol content. The driver was served with a notice of vehicle impoundment and a notice of a 90 day licence suspension.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 5, 2017.

Care or Control Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 31-year-old Hastings man with having care or control over a vehicle while impaired by alcohol.

On September 10, 2017 at approximately 11:20 p.m. police located a male asleep in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle at the top of Armour Hill in Peterborough.

After waking the driver, a subsequent breath sample revealed the driver had more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system.

As a result of the investigation Steven Allan Urquhart, 31, of Darnley Street, Hastings, was arrested and charged with care or control while impaired (alcohol) and care or control over 80mg. The driver was also issued a 90 day licence suspension.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on October 5, 2017.

Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose Arrest:
A 22-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges after a metal pipe was brandished during an altercation on Brock Street.

On September 10, 2017 at approximately 7 p.m. police received several 9-1-1 calls about a disturbance outside a multi-unit residence on Brock Street.

It was reported that while a male in his 30’s attempted to confront a reportedly intoxicated and unwanted male in the area the two became involved in a physical altercation. The altercation ended and a short time later the male suspect returned to the area brandishing a metal pipe toward the victim. The male suspect then left the area. The two men do not know each other.

Officers were dispatched to the area and a short time later located the male suspect walking in the area of Brock and Chambers Street.

As a result of the investigation Dylan Herman Gifford, 22, of no fixed address, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with possession of weapon for dangerous purpose, fail to comply with the conditions of an undertaking and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 11).

Mischief Arrest:
A 23-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with mischief after damage was caused to property at a Brock Street address.

On September 10, 2017 at approximately 2 a.m. police were called to a Brock Street address for a male who had damaged property inside the residence including a window and computer equipment.

As a result of the investigation Luke Diamond Larigee, 23, of Brock Street, was arrested and charged with mischief under $5,000 and failing to comply with a probation order.

The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on September 10, 2017, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today (Sept. 11).

Domestic Assault Arrest:
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 34-year-old man with assault following a domestic incident.

On the morning of September 10, 2017 the victim, a woman in her 30’s, and the accused, a 34-year-old Peterborough man, became involved in an argument at their Peterborough residence.

During the argument it was reported that the accused assaulted the victim including striking her in the head and grabbing her arm. A third party contacted police and officers attended the residence.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault X2, fail to comply with a probation order X2 and fail to comply with the conditions of an undertaking.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 11).

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

Domestic Assault Arrest:
A 22-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with domestic assault following a weekend incident.

The victim, a woman in her 20’s, and the accused, a 22-year-old man, are currently in a domestic relationship.

On September 10, 2017 at approximately 3:20 a.m. police received information regarding a domestic assault at a Peterborough home. It was reported that during a dispute the accused assaulted the victim including pushing her to the ground and striking her in the head several times.

Officers attended the residence where they located both the victim and the accused.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault. The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on September 10, 2017, was released from custody and is scheduled to appear again in court on September 21, 2017.

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