Thursday August 1, 2019 – Omemee, Ontario man arrested and charged with assault with a weapon following investigation

Calls for Service:

(July 31 at 8 a.m. to Aug. 1 at 8 a.m.) 82

Assault with a weapon Arrest:

A 35-year-old Omemee, Ontario man has been arrested and charged with assault with a weapon following an investigation.

In late June of 2019 police received information that between early June of 2018 and early June of 2019 the accused struck the victim, a child, with a weapon (belt). The accused and victim are related.

On July 31, 2019 the accused attended the Peterborough Police Station where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with assault with a weapon.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 15, 2019.

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

Causing a disturbance Arrest:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 42-year-old man following a disturbance during a local music festival.

On July 31, 2019 at approximately 9 p.m. an officer on general patrol observed a male urinating in a public place in the area of the train bridge behind a George Street hotel and was issued a Provincial Offence Notice as a result.

Following the incident, the accused began causing a disturbance by screaming and swearing as he swam out into Little Lake. During the incident a festival was taking place in Del Crary Park and there were many people and families in the area at the time.

As a result of the investigation Mark William May, 43, of no fixed address, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with causing a disturbance and was issued a further Provincial Offence Notice for public intoxication.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 21, 2019.

Wednesday July 31, 2019 – Peterborough woman arrested and charged after stolen bank card fraudulently used at local stores

Calls for Service:

(July 30 at 8 a.m. to July 31 at 8 a.m.) 82

Fraud Arrest:

A 33-year-old Peterborough woman has been arrested and charged after a stolen bank card was fraudulently used at local stores.

On July 22, 2019 the victim reported to police that his wallet had been stolen and his bank card has been fraudulently used at convenience stores in Peterborough. Officers investigated and through the investigation the accused was identified.

On the night of July 30, 2019 the accused was located in the area of Bethune and Simcoe Streets where, as a result of the investigation, she was placed under arrest.

Amanda Lynn Gibson, 33, of Braidwood Avenue, is charged with the following:

  • Fraud under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with a probation order

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 20, 2019.

Warrant Arrest:

A 37-year-old Oshawa, Ontario woman has been arrested on a warrant after a vehicle was stolen from outside a Peterborough residence.

On July 9, 2019 at approximately 5:15 p.m. a vehicle was stolen from a Sophia Street home in Peterborough. The incident was reported to police and officers investigated.

Through the investigation the accused was identified. On July 15, 2019 a warrant was issued for the arrest of Susan Marie Hannah, 37, of Bloor Street East, Oshawa, Ontario for the charges of theft of motor vehicle and fail to comply with a probation order.

On July 29, 2019 the Durham Regional Police Service located the accused in the Ajax area and arrested the accused on the warrant. Peterborough Police Officers attended and continued with the arrest. The accused was transported back to Peterborough and attended court on July 29, 2019.

Stolen Vehicle:

The Peterborough Police Service is investigating after a vehicle was stolen from a Chemong Road home.

Sometime between 9:30 p.m. on July 28, 2019 and 9:45 a.m. on July 29, 2019 a 1998 green Pontiac Sunfire Ontario Licence Plate BKKP 851 was stolen from a Chemong Road home. The vehicle has a Peterborough Lakers sticker on the trunk and a dent on the rear fender passenger side.

Anyone with information 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 July 30, 2019 – Ongoing Police Investigation

The Peterborough Police Service is hoping to speak with anyone who was in the area of Turtle Island (rear of Thomas A. Stewart School) on the Otonabee River or the Rotary Trail between London Street and Parkhill Road on July 19, 2019 between 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. in regards to an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Penney at 705-876-1122 ext 232.

 

Tuesday July 30, 2019 – Peterborough man facing several charges including aggravated assault, assault causing bodily harm and discharging a firearm with intent following historical domestic assault investigation

Calls for Service:

(July 29 at 8 a.m. to July 30 at 8 a.m.) 86

Assault Causing Bodily Harm/Discharge Firearm with Intent Release:

A 42-year-old Peterborough man is facing several charges including aggravated assault, assault causing bodily harm and discharging a firearm with intent following a historical domestic assault investigation.

In 2006 the accused and female victim were at their Peterborough residence where the accused brandished a knife, threatened the victim and assaulted the victim.

In 2009 the accused and victim were again at their Peterborough residence when the accused brandished a firearm, pointed the firearm at the victim and threatened the victim. During the incident the firearm was discharged and the victim sustained a gunshot wound.

The incidents were reported to police in the fall of 2018 and police began an investigation.

On July 25, 2019 police executed a search warrant at a Peterborough residence where officers located and seized several firearms and ammunition.

As a result of the investigation on July 25, 2019 the accused was located at a Peterborough address where he was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Assault causing bodily harm
  • Aggravated assault
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm X2
  • Discharge firearm with intent
  • Pointing a firearm
  • Careless use of firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition X2

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on July 25, 2019.

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

Drug Arrest:

A 69-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with possession of cocaine following an investigation in a local park.

Shortly after 4 p.m. on July 29, 2019 an officer on foot patrol in the area of Victoria Park observed drug activity taking place. As a result of the investigation Derek Charters Brown, 69, of Wellington Street, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with possession of a schedule I substance (Cocaine).

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 20, 2019.

Assault with a weapon Arrest:

A 19-year-old Peterborough woman has been arrested on a warrant for the charge of assault with a weapon.

On July 17, 2019 at approximately 10:20 p.m. the male victim and the accused were with acquaintances in the area of George Street South when the accused struck the victim in the head with a weapon (marijuana grinder). The incident was reported to police and the victim was taken to a local hospital for assessment and treatment to his injury.

On July 26, 2019 a warrant was issued for the arrest of the accused, Victoria Leeanne Larabie, 19, of Townsend Street, for the charge of assault with a weapon.

On July 27, 2019 officers located the accused at a George Street address where she was arrested on the warrant.

The accused was release from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 21, 2019.

Break and enter Arrest:

A 51-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with break and enter and theft following an incident at a Peterborough apartment.

Sometime between 12:25 a.m. and 2:15 a.m. on July 25, 2019 an unknown male entered the victim’s Peterborough apartment through an insecure door and removed two televisions while the homeowner was away. Through the investigation the male was identified. The accused and victim know each other.

On July 28, 2019 the accused was located at a Peterborough residence where, as a result of the investigation, he was placed under arrest.

Carl Kenneth Chura, 51, of London Street, was arrested and charged with break and enter and theft under $5,000.

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on July 28, 2019.

Break and Enter Arrest:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 32-year-old Peterborough man following a break-in at a Third Avenue home.

On July 27, 2019 at approximately 2:12 p.m. an unknown male broke into a Third Avenue home and ransacked the home, causing significant damage to the residence and property within it. The homeowner was not home at the time of the incident. The incident was reported to police and officers investigated. Through the investigation the male suspect was identified.

Shortly after 3 p.m. on July 27, 2019 officers located the accused at a Peterborough residence where, as a result of the investigation, he was placed under arrest.

Eric Christopher Oswald, 32, of Dalhousie Street, was arrested and charged with break and enter.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court on July 28, 2019.

Possession of stolen property/Use of Credit Card Arrest:

A 32-year-old Peterborough woman has been arrested and charged after stolen credit cards were used at local stores.

Between July 14, 2019 and July 15, 2019 the victim’s vehicle was entered and various property, including a bank card, was stolen. The stolen bank card was then used several times. The incident was reported to police and officers investigated. Through the investigation the accused was identified.

On July 20, 2019 officers located the accused in the area of Aylmer and Hunter Streets.

As a result of the investigation Daina Li Greenhalgh, 32, of Stewart Street, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession of stolen property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Use of credit card

Through further investigation the accused was found to be in possession of another stolen credit card belonging to a second victim.

The accused was additionally charged with use of credit card and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 20, 2019.

July 27 – 29, 2019 – Peterborough man facing charges including impaired driving following traffic stop

Calls for Service:

(July 26 at 8 a.m. to July 27 at 8 a.m.) 120

(July 27 at 8 a.m. to July 28 at 8 a.m.) 107

(July 28 at 8 a.m. to July 29 at 8 a.m.) 69

Impaired/Over 80 Arrest:

A 61-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including impaired driving following a traffic stop.

On July 21, 2019 at approximately 11:40 p.m. an officer on patrol observed a vehicle driving erratically and making multiple traffic violations while in the area of Brock and George Streets.

The officer conducted a vehicle stop in the area of Aylmer and Hunter Streets. A subsequent breath test revealed the driver had more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system while operating a motor vehicle.

As a result of the investigation, Edward Bruce Johnson, 61 of Sheridan Street, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with impaired driving and operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus.

The accused was issued an automatic 90 day drivers licence suspension and seven day vehicle impoundment.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 7, 2019.

Friday July 26, 2019 – Media Release

Calls for Service:

(July 25 at 7 a.m. to July 26 at 7 a.m.) 80

Collision Leads to Drug Impaired Driving Arrest

On Wednesday, 24th of July, 2019, at approximately 1149 am, Peterborough Police officers attended to the area of Aylmer Street and Dalhousie Street, in the City of Peterborough, for a motor vehicle collision, where a white van struck a parked car.  Ambulance and Fire also attended and treated a male, who was identified as the driver.

There were no injuries in this collision, and damage is estimated to be $48,000.00.

Glen Paudash, 43 years old, of Hiawatha Line, Keene, has been charged with Operation While Impaired by Drugs. He was released on an Appearance Notice with court on August 8, 2019.

Thursday July 25, 2019 – Peterborough man arrested and charged with sexual assault and assault following investigation

Calls for Service:

(July 24 at 8 a.m. to July 25 at 8 a.m.) 85

Sexual assault/domestic assault Arrest:

A 35-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with sexual assault and assault following an investigation.

On July 17, 2019 the accused and female victim were at a Peterborough residence where they became involved in a verbal dispute during which time the victim was assaulted. On July 18, 2019 the accused and female victim were at a Peterborough residence during which time the victim was sexually assaulted. Both incidents were later reported to police and officers investigated.

On July 24, 2019 officers located the accused at a Peterborough address where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with sexual assault and domestic assault.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (July 25).

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

Cause disturbance Arrest:

A 24-year-old man has been arrested and charged after police were called and responded to a disturbance in a local park.

Shortly before 4 p.m. on July 24, 2019 police were contacted regarding a male causing a disturbance in Victoria Park. It was reported that the male was being confrontational with other people in the park and with staff from a local community centre. Officers attended the park where the male was seen continuing to cause a disturbance including shouting at the community centre staff. Officers had spoken to the male within a couple of hours prior to this incident regarding similar behaviour.

As a result of the investigation Garrett Thomas Augustin, 24, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with causing a disturbance.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 6, 2019.

Domestic assault Arrest:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 53-year-old Peterborough man with domestic assault following a Wednesday night incident.

On the night of July 24, 2019 police were dispatched to a Peterborough residence for an assault. It was reported that while the accused and female victim were at the residence they became involved in an argument during which time the accused assaulted the victim.

Officers attended and located the accused in the area. As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (July 25).

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

Wednesday July 24, 2019 – Province’s SIU Investigating Tuesday night incident in Peterborough

SIU Investigation:

The province’s Special Investigations Unit has been called in to investigate a Tuesday night incident in Peterborough.

On July 23, 2019 at approximately 8:35 p.m. the Peterborough Police Service observed a stolen vehicle in Millbrook. Police followed the vehicle to the area of The Parkway and Sir Sandford Fleming Drive in Peterborough where a serious collision occurred between the suspect vehicle and another vehicle. During the interaction with police a male subject in the suspect vehicle suffered a serious injury. The male subject was later pronounced deceased in hospital.

The Peterborough County OPP is also involved in this joint investigation.

The area of Hwy 115/Parkway/Sir Sandford Fleming Drive remains closed to traffic for the investigation. The public will be advised when the area re-opens.

The province’s Special Investigations Unit has been called in to investigate and has invoked its mandate. Due to the fact that the SIU is now investigating any further information will be released by the SIU.

The SIU is a civilian law enforcement agency, independent of the police, that conducts criminal investigations into circumstances involving police and civilians that have resulted in serious injury, death or allegations of sexual assault. For more information on the SIU please visit:  https://www.siu.on.ca/en/what_we_do.php