Calls for Service:
(Feb. 20 at 8 a.m. to Feb. 21 at 8 a.m.) 58
Impaired/Dangerous operation arrest:
A 21-year-old Millbrook, Ontario man is facing several charges including impaired driving, dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an accident following a Wednesday morning incident.
Shortly after 8 a.m. on Wednesday February 20, 2019 police received several 9-1-1 calls reporting a collision at County Road 28 and County Road 21 in the Township of Cavan Monaghan.
It was reported to police that a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed and passing several other vehicles while approaching County Road 21 had smashed into the rear of another vehicle south of the roundabout. Following the collision, the vehicle was then seen driving the wrong way on the roundabout and striking another vehicle. The male driver then failed to stop at either of the collisions and continued operating the heavily damaged vehicle before abandoning the vehicle on Larmer Line and leaving the area on foot.
Officers located the male walking in the area of Highway 28 and Larmer Line. While speaking with the male officers noted an odour of an alcoholic beverage coming from the male’s breath. A subsequent breath test revealed the driver had more than the legal limit of alcohol in his system while operating a motor vehicle.
As a result of the investigation Quinn Shane McConnell, 21, of Carmel Line, Millbrook, was arrested and charged with the following:
- Operation while impaired
- Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80plus
- Dangerous operation
- Fail to stop after accident X2
The accused was also issued an automatic 90 day drivers licence suspension and a seven day vehicle impoundment.
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on March 13, 2019.
Theft/Possession of stolen property arrest:
A 23-year-old Peterborough man is facing several charges following recent break-ins at local businesses.
On February 9, 2019 a witness at a Charlotte Street store saw a male select items from the shelf and then leave the store without paying for the merchandise. Police were contacted and through the investigation the male was identified.
On February 18, 2019 officers located the male in the area of Charlotte Street where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with theft.
Once at the police station the male was found to be in possession of several items of property that had been stolen during break and enters that occurred between February 16 and February 18, 2019 at local businesses. He was also found to be in possession of property that had been stolen in late January 2019 from a construction office trailer located on Bonnacord street.
As a result of the investigation Trevor Roderick Kotzma, 23, of Murray Street, is charged with the following:
- Theft under $5,000
- Break and enter X4
- Possession of property obtained by crime X5
The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on February 19, 2019.
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 21-year-old Peterborough resident following a single vehicle collision.
On February 15, 2019 at approximately 3:15 a.m. police received a 9-1-1 call regarding a vehicle that had struck a snowbank in a George Street north parking lot. Officers arrived and located the vehicle with its front end buried in the snowbank and located a male in the driver’s seat. EMS also attended and the male was taken to a local hospital for assessment to any injuries.
During the investigation the officer detected an odour of an alcoholic beverage coming from the male driver. The driver refused several times to provide a proper breath sample and threatened officers.
As a result of the investigation Lukas Wheeler Haw, 21, of Olympus Avenue, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with the following:
- Operation while impaired
- Failure or refusal to comply with demand
- Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on March 6, 2019.
Domestic assault arrest:
A 34-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with domestic assault following a Wednesday morning incident.
On the morning of February 20, 2019 the accused and female victim became involved in an argument while at the victim’s residence. It was reported to police that during the argument the accused assaulted the victim. Police were called and attended the residence.
As a result of the investigation, the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault. The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on February 21, 2019.
In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic incident the name of the accused will not be released.