Peterborough Police Media Release-August 7,2019-

Calls for Service:

Tuesday August 6th, 2019 to Wednesday August 7, 2019: 106

Child Luring Arrest:

A 42-year-old Bobcaygeon man has been charged with child luring as a result of an online investigation.

The accused engaged in online chats with someone he believed was a 14 year old boy and made arrangements to meet him. In reality, the accused was in communication with a member of the Peterborough Police Internet Child Exploitation Unit (ICE).

On August 6th, 2019 the accused, Allan Enverga, of Bobcaygeon was charged with luring a child under 16 years x 4.

The accused was held and appeared in court on August 6, 2019.

The Peterborough Police Service is a member of the Provincial Strategy to Protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation on the internet. “This project has been made possible by a grant from the Ministry of the Solicitor General”. 

Possession Stolen Property Arrest: 

On August 6, 2019, while police were investigating a break and enter to a local business witnesses informed police that a suspect was currently attempting to sell some of the property at a local pawn shop.

Police attended a George Street Pawn Shop and located the suspect in possession of some of the stolen property. During the arrest the suspect pulled away from officers and ran north on George Street. Officers were able to catch up to the suspect and continue the arrest.

Albert Hilliker age 34, of Rubidge Street has been charged with Possession of Stolen Property and Resist Arrest. Hilliker appeared in court on August 7, 2019.

Theft/Assault with Intent to Resist Arrest:

On August 6, 2019 a 34-year-old male entered a Lansdowne Street Mall store. The male selected several products, concealed the products in a bag and fled the store without paying for the items.

Security became aware of the incident and chased the male into the parking lot. As security attempted to take physical control the male assaulted the security officer.

Police were called and continued the arrest. As a result of the investigation Andrew Schmutzer age 34, of Stewart Street has been charged with Theft Under $5,000, Assault with Intent to Resist Arrest and Breach of Probation.

Schmutzer appeared in court on August 7, 2019.


Name: Dan MacLean

Phone Number: 705-876-1122 Ext. 269