Calls for Service:
(Dec. 19 at 8 a.m. to Dec. 20 at 8 a.m.) 79
Assault peace officer Arrest:
A 29-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged after a police officer was assaulted and threatened during a Wednesday night incident.
On the night of December 19, 2018 police were called to a Peterborough apartment after receiving reports that the accused was unwanted at the residence of a family member, where there had been ongoing issues, and he was refusing to leave. Officers arrived at the apartment and attempted to verbally communicate with the accused to have him leave the residence.
After several attempts at communicating with the accused the accused became aggressive with officers. As a result the accused was placed under arrest in order to prevent a breach of the peace. During the arrest the accused assaulted an officer and also assaulted and threatened an officer while at the police station.
As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with assault peace officer X2 and uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm.
The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Dec.20).
In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic-based incident the name of the accused will not be released.
Theft/Unauthorized possession of weapon Arrest:
A 33-year-old Peterborough man and a 35-year-old Peterborough woman are facing charges following an incident at a Chemong Road store.
On December 19, 2018 at approximately 8 p.m. a loss prevention officer at a Chemong Road store observed a man and woman enter the store, select items off the shelves and conceal the items in a backpack. The couple then attended the self-check- out aisle and were seen scanning only some of the items in their cart and failing to scan the items concealed in their backpack.
The male accused is currently on conditions to remain off the property where this incident occurred. Police were called and attended the location.
As a result of the investigation the couple was placed under arrest. During the arrest officers located a prohibited knife on the male accused.
Gordon Frank Donaldson, 33, of McGill Street, is charged with the following:
- Theft under $5,000
- Unauthorized possession of a weapon
- Possession of firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order
- Fail to comply with a recognizance
The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Dec. 20).
Melissa Catherine Corbett, 35, of Parkhill Road West, is charged with the following:
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on January 15, 2019.
The Peterborough Police Service has arrested a 37-year-old Peterborough man on a warrant for domestic assault following an incident that occurred in the summer of 2018.
On July 8, 2018 the accused and female victim became involved in an argument at their Peterborough residence. During the argument the accused assaulted the victim. The accused then left the residence. Police were called and attended. As a result of the investigation on July 9, 2018 warrant was issued for the arrest of the accused for domestic assault.
On December 18, 2018 officers located the accused at a Peterborough residence where he was arrested on the warrant. During the arrest the accused was found to be in possession of an amount of cocaine. The accused was further charged with possession of a schedule I substance (Cocaine).
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on January 10, 2019.
In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic incident the name of the accused will not be released.