June 8 – 10, 2019 – Weekend wrap-up media release

Calls for Service:

(June 7 at 8 a.m. to June 8 at 8 a.m.) 98

(June 8 at 8 a.m. to June 9 at 8 a.m.) 84

(June 9 at 8 a.m. to June 10 at 8 a.m.) 67

Unlawfully in dwelling house/drug Arrest:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 34-year-old Ajax, Ontario man following an incident at a local residence.

On June 7, 2019 police attended a Peterborough residence after receiving a call for service where officers located the accused unlawfully inside the house. The accused was placed under arrest and during the search incident to arrest the accused was found to be in possession of crack cocaine, drug paraphernalia and an amount of Canadian currency.

As a result of the investigation Shawn Allan Singh, 34, of Daniels Crescent, Ajax, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Unlawfully in dwelling house
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (Cocaine)
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a probation order

The accused was held in custody, appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on June 8, 2019, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court via video appearance later today (June 10).

Assault Arrest:

A 22-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including assault and mischief following a weekend family dispute at a Peterborough residence.

On the morning of June 9, 2019 police were dispatched to a Peterborough residence for a family dispute. When officers arrived it was reported that while at the residence the accused had assaulted and threatened an adult family member and assaulted an adult acquaintance. During the incident damage was caused to the residence.

The accused was located still at the residence where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with assault X2, mischief under $5,000 and uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on June 25, 2019.

In order to protect the identity of the victims in this domestic based incident the name of the accused will not be released.

 

Break and Enter: Rogers Street

The Peterborough Police Service is investigating following a break-in at an East City residence.

On June 7, 2019 at approximately 10:50 a.m. an unknown person was seen entering a Rogers Street residence through an unlocked sliding door while the homeowner was away. The homeowner was notified and attended the residence where it was discovered the unknown person had stolen a quantity of cash left in plain view. Police were then called and officers attended.

The suspect is described as follows:

  • Male
  • Caucasian
  • Approximately 6’
  • Thin build
  • Approximately 50 to 60 years old
  • Short greyish hair, balding in the middle
  • No facial hair
  • Wearing shorts and dark shirt

The Peterborough Police Service reminds all residents to double-triple check to ensure all doors and windows are properly locked and secured before leaving the residence and that any valuables such as cash, purses or sunglasses, are not easily viewed by persons looking into the residence through windows and doors.

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 online

Domestic assault Arrest:

A 41-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with domestic assault following a Friday night incident at a City residence.

On June 7, 2019 at approximately 11:40 p.m. police were dispatched to a Peterborough residence for a domestic dispute. It was reported that during a dispute between the accused and female victim the accused assaulted the victim.

Shortly after midnight on June 8, 2019 the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault and fail to comply with a probation order.

The accused was held in custody, appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on June 8, 2019, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today (June 10).

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

Domestic assault Arrest:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 26-year-old Peterborough woman with assault and mischief following an investigation.

At approximately 8 p.m. on June 7, 2019 the accused and male victim became involved in a verbal dispute while driving in Peterborough. It was reported that during the dispute the accused assaulted the victim and damaged his eye glasses. The dispute continued once they arrived at a Peterborough residence where the accused continued to assault the victim. Police were contacted and arrived at the residence.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault and mischief under $5,000.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on July 2, 2019.

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