Police searching for suspect after Con. 4 South B&E



The Windsor Police Service – Amherstburg Detachment is searching for a suspect after a break-and-enter at a Concession 4 South home.

Police were called to the home in the 4000 block of Concession 4 South last Wednesday around 3:15 p.m. where a door was forced open by going through a glass portion of the door. Police say the house was ransacked and the identification team was called in to investigate.

It is not clear what may have been taken from the home, but police state there is a suspect. The suspect is described as a thin, white male wearing a blue nylon jacket with a green mask covering his face.

If anyone has information, contact the Windsor Police Service – Amherstburg Detachment at 519-736-2252 or Crime Stoppers at 519-258-TIPS (8477).

Boat stolen   Police are investigating the theft of a small boat from the Erie Ave. area. Reported last Tuesday at 10:15 a.m., police say the white Grand vessel along with an eight-horsepower Johnson motor and a trailer were stolen. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Service – Amherstburg Detachment or Crime Stoppers.


Theft   A shed was reportedly broken into on Lakeside Dr. Police say the door to the shed was forced open and fuel was taken. There are no suspects at the present time. It was reported to police Saturday around 2:30 p.m.


Fight   Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Thorn Ridge Cr. around 4 a.m. Sunday for a report of a fight with weapons between multiple parties. Police say the fight was disbursed by the time officers arrived but a can of bear spray was recovered. Police did charge a 27-year-old Windsor male on outstanding warrants from another jurisdiction.


Accident   Officers were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Alma St. and Concession 3 North that was reported last Wednesday at 6:55 p.m. Police say there were minor injuries and the matter is still under investigation.


Correction   A report of an accident Jan. 15 at the intersection of Richmond St. and Seymour St. listed a 57-year-old woman as having been charged. The report should have stated that it was a 22-year-old resident, not the 57-year-old, that faces charges. The RTT apologizes for the error and any inconvenience it may have caused.


—All information courtesy of the Windsor Police Service – Amherstburg Detachment

Charges laid against local man after large fight



The Amherstburg Police Service say there were charges laid against a local man following a “large fight” at a Texas Road business.

Amherstburg police state that they were called to the Verdi Club around 1:48 a.m. Sunday on a report of approximately 15 people fighting. As a result, a 29-year-old Amherstburg man ended up being charged with three offenses. The man faces charges of causing a disturbance, assaulting police and resisting arrest.


Impaired driving   A local man faces charges of impaired driving after a traffic stop last Friday night. Amherstburg police state a 20-year-old Amherstburg man was arrested and charged on Front Road North around 10 p.m. Friday and charged with impaired driving and exceeding 80mg of alcohol in his system.


Mischief   Police state there was a report of mischief from a Pine Ridge Ct. resident after damage was done to the homeowner’s vehicle. Police state there was a hole punched in the rear window of the vehicle. It was reported last Wednesday around 7 p.m. but police say it is believed to have occurred during the afternoon.

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Accident   A 26-year-old Amherstburg woman was charged following a crash at the intersection of Howard Ave. and Middle Side Road. The woman faces a charge of turning not in safety. Police add there were minor injuries as a result of the accident, which was reported Friday around 3 p.m.


Breach   A 23-year-old Amherstburg man was arrested for allegedly breaching his conditions. The arrest was made last Thursday on Richmond St., near Wolfe St.


Theft   Amherstburg police were called to General Amherst High School last Wednesday around 2:30 p.m. for a report of a theft. Police state that the student reported that a cell phone had been taken. There are currently no suspects.


Stats   There were 249 calls for service last week. Amherstburg police also responded to six 911 hang-up calls and seven alarm calls. There were also 60 traffic-related offenses from Jan. 9-16.


–All information courtesy of the Amherstburg Police Service