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Windsor man faces charges after alleged theft from Wal-Mart

 

 

The Amherstburg Police Service arrested and charged a 35-year-old Windsor man after an alleged theft from Wal-Mart last week.

Officers were dispatched to the Sandwich St. S. retailer last Friday and charged the man with two counts of theft under $5,000 and two counts of possession of stolen property. Items that he allegedly tried to leave the store with were described as mainly being tools.

*Amherstburg police are investigating a theft complaint from Canadian Tire. It was reported last Saturday around 1:50 p.m. where a female allegedly left the store with undisclosed items and left in a blue Chevy van.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Amherstburg Police Service at 519-736-2252 or Crime Stoppers at 519-258-TIPS (8477).

*A package that had been delivered by UPS to a home in the 2100 block of Front Road North was reported stolen last Thursday evening. There are no suspects.

*Vehicles at a home in the 9000 block of Concession 9 South were reportedly entered and items stolen, including change. It was reported Monday around 8:25 a.m. Police remind residents to lock their vehicles and not leave anything of value inside of them.

Accident   A single-vehicle accident was reported in the 5000 block of County Road 18 last Wednesday around 2:30 p.m. Amherstburg police say a Dodge Caravan left the roadway and struck a pole. There were no injuries but police add that a 26-year-old Amherstburg woman was charged with failing to drive in a marked lane.

 

Mischief   Amherstburg police say there was damage to some bricks at a home in the 100 block of Riverview Dr. It was reported Sunday around 12:30 p.m. There are no suspects at the present time.

*A vehicle parked at a home in the 100 block of Park St. was damaged last week. It was reported last Friday around 12:25 that the car had been keyed. There are no suspects but anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.

 

Stats   Amherstburg police responded to eight 911 hangup calls, six alarm calls and laid nine charges under the Highway Traffic Act and related offences.

 

-All information courtesy of the Amherstburg Police Service

Local man facing assault charge

 

 

A local man faces a pair of charges after allegedly assaulting a woman last Thursday afternoon.

The Amherstburg Police Service states that a female was walking on King St. last Thursday around 4:30 p.m. when she was allegedly assaulted by the male.

Police say he is known to her and is on conditions not to communicate with her.

The 20-year-old Amherstburg male was charged with assault, and fail to comply with undertaking.

 

Accident   A three vehicle collision in front of General Amherst High School took place last Wednesday morning around 11:05 a.m. Amherstburg police say it involved a black Chevrolet Cobalt, grey Ford Focus and a second grey Ford Focus. According to police, a 16-year-old male from Amherstburg was charged with following too closely.

 

Public intoxication   Amherstburg police state that a 67-year-old Amherstburg male was intoxicated in the area of Richmond St. and Fryer St. around 11:40 a.m. Oct. 3. It is further alleged that he was also found to be breaching conditions of an undertaking.    The man was arrested and charged with the breach.

 

Outstanding warrant   Amherstburg police say a 76-year-old Amherstburg man turned himself in and was arrested on an outstanding family court warrant. The matter occurred last Wednesday at 10 a.m.

 

Theft   A white 24” Supercycle bicycle was taken from the Tim Horton’s at Sandwich St. S. and Murray St. It was reportedly taken between 3:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppes.

 

Stats   There were 229 total calls for service last week. There were seven criminal charges and 36 traffic related charges.

 

—All information courtesy of the Amherstburg Police Service

 

Amherstburg police seeking suspect after thefts from Shoppers Drug Mart

The Amherstburg Police Service is investigating a theft that was reported late Monday afternoon at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Amherstburg police report that a male entered the Shoppers Drug Mart store at 199 Sandwich Street South just before 5 p.m. Monday (Aug. 28) and began walking throughout the store. It was determined that while in the store, the male allegedly took several items from the shelves and then left the store, exiting through the entrance door.

The male was observed in front of the store with a white bicycle. A picture of a male and the bicycle are listed below.

Amherstburg police are seeking a male who allegedly stole several items from Shoppers Drug Mart late Monday afternoon.

Amherstburg police are seeking a male who allegedly stole several items from Shoppers Drug Mart late Monday afternoon.

Amherstburg police are requesting the public’s help in identifying the male in the photo. If anyone may have information relevant to the investigation, they are encouraged to contact police at 519-736-3622, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.

No suspects after window smashed from vehicle

 

 

The Amherstburg Police Service is investigating a mischief complaint that occurred overnight last Saturday/Sunday.

Police were called to a home in the 3600 block of Concession 3 North due to a window being smashed out of a vehicle. It was reported Sunday but police say it occurred over the previous night.

There are no suspects currently. Anyone with information is asked to contact Amherstburg police at 519-736-2252 or Crime Stoppers at 519-258-TIPS (8477).

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Thefts   A bicycle was reported stolen from the 200 block of King St. last week. The bike was reported stolen last Tuesday around 1:30 p.m. There was no description released as of press time.

•A 58-year-old Amherstburg man was charged with theft under $5,000 after he allegedly stole items from Dollarama last Monday. The matter was reported to police around 9 a.m. July 24.

 

Accidents   Amherstburg police say there were six motor vehicle accidents last week but none of them resulted in charges.

 

Stats   There were 12 911 hangup calls last week with police also responding to seven alarm calls. There were 58 charges laid for traffic-related offenses last week.

 

-All information courtesy of the Amherstburg Police Service

Windsor woman faces 50 fraud or theft related charges

As a result of a six-month investigation into numerous complaints of fraud, the Amherstburg Police Service has arrested and charged a 52-year-old Windsor woman and she is facing 50 counts of either fraud or theft.

The accused faces 19 counts of fraud under $5,000, 12 counts of fraud over $5,000, 13 counts of uttering a forged document under Section 368(1)(a), four counts of uttering a forged documents under Section 368(1)(b) of the Criminal Code and two counts of theft under $5,000.

It is alleged that the accused has committed fraud using many different approaches.

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A number of victims, both from Amherstburg and Windsor, have come forward to police. The total loss to victims is approximately $200,000.

It is believed that anyone befriended by this woman is a potential victim. If you know of anyone who has had contact with her where money was exchanged under suspicious circumstances, you are advised to contact police.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact Detective Constable Margaret O’Brien at 519-736-8559 ext. 226, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.