During the week of January 13 – 20, 2022, the West Grey Police Service responded to 68 total calls for service.
- 5 – 911 Calls
- 5 – Domestic / Family Disputes
- 2 – Mental Health Act
- 7 – Motor Vehicle Collisions
- 8 – Police Information / Assistance Calls
- 6 – Suspicious Persons / Vehicles
- 2 – Stolen Vehicles
- 4 – Warrants executed (Arrest Warrants)
- 4 – Traffic Hazards / Traffic Enforcements
- 2 – Recovered Stolen Vehicles (separate from above Stolen Vehicles)
January 17 / 18, 2022 – Criminal Harassment – On Monday January 17, 2022 West Grey Police were called to a Bentinck Township address in relation to a Criminal Harassment complaint. Officers attended, located and arrested the suspect. The suspect was processed and released. Within 24 hours the suspect reoffended and was again arrested.
A 45-year old male from Hanover was arrested and is charged with:
- Criminal Harassment – (X2)
- Fail to Comply with Undertaking
The suspect was held in custody for a Bail Hearing, but was later released by the Ontario Court of Justice on further conditions and a monetary surety.
<< Update – Sexual Assault Investigation>> – On January 3, 2022 West Grey Police executed a Search Warrant and seized electronic items as evidence in an ongoing investigation. Based upon information obtained during the search warrant a 22-year old male from Toronto has been further charged with:
- Obstruct Justice
The suspect will answer to the charge at his next court appearance in the Ontario Court of Justice.
West Grey Police – Criminal Investigations Unit continues to investigate a number of trailer thefts that are plaguing Grey / Bruce / Wellington Counties. Police are reminding residents to ensure their trailers are secure and to call police if you see suspicious persons or vehicles in your area………….. “If you see something – Say something”.
If you have any information on any crime or wanted person you are asked to contact the West Grey Police at 519 369 3046 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS – You may be eligible for a cash reward.
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