Sunday evening crash in McGregor still being investigated by police


The Amherstburg Police Service is investigating an crash near Mill St. in McGregor which seriously injured a 37-year-old Amherstburg man.

Amherstburg police say they got the call around 6:55 p.m. Sunday about the accident, which police add involved a dune buggy. As the matter is still under investigation, details are few but police stated Monday morning the man had to undergo surgery for his injuries.

There was no update as of mid-day Tuesday.

The Amherstburg Fire Department and Essex-Windsor EMS also attended the scene.

Thefts   Amherstburg police say documents were taken from an unlocked vehicle parked on Hyde Park Cr. with the theft reported to police last Thursday afternoon.

*A vehicle was entered in the 200 block of King St. and medication was stolen, police say. The matter was reported to police Sunday.

*A sign was taken from a private beach off of Woodland Lane, police add. That was reported around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday but is believed to have occurred over the previous night.

*Items were taken from a delivery truck parked at a business in the 1500 block of Front Road North last Wednesday. It was reported to police around 10:50 a.m. There are no witnesses or suspects at the present time.

Anyone with information on these thefts is asked to contact Amherstburg police at 519-736-3622 or Crime Stoppers at 519-258-TIPS (8477).


Scammers   Amherstburg police report that people alleging to be from Canada Revenue Service are contacting people again. Police posted on their Twitter site that “Canada Revenue scammers are at it again. Do not respond to their phone calls or emails. Do not give out personal information.”


Stats   There were 67 traffic-related offenses the week of Sept. 4-11. There were ten 911 hangup calls that week and four alarm calls.


-All information courtesy of the Amherstburg Police Service

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