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Guelph Police Reports - December 04, 2013

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Pedestrian struck

On December 3, 2013 at 7:20 p.m., the Guelph Police attended to Dawson Road to investigate the report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. It is alleged that a 26-year-old Guelph man was operating a 1995 four door Mazda southbound on Dawson Road. His vehicle struck a pedestrian, a 60-year-old Guelph man, who was crossing Dawson Road.

The pedestrian was transported to the Guelph General Hospital and later airlifted to St. Michaels Hospital in Toronto. The pedestrian suffered serious injuries. A portion of Dawson Road was closed for five hours while investigators investigated the collision.

The collision is still under investigation and witnesses are asked to contact the investigating officer Cst. Matt Jotham of Traffic Services at 519-824-1212, extension #7434.


Drug arrests

The Guelph Police drug unit began an investigation in November 2013 on individuals trafficking drugs within the city. On December 3, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. a male and female were arrested. A quantity of cash and cocaine was seized subsequent to the arrests. A C.D.S.A. search warrant was then executed at a Paisley Road home.

Another male and female were arrested in the home. Police also located quantities of cocaine, heroin, marihuana, methamphetamine, oxycodone and morphine.

A 42-year-old Guelph man and a 42-year-old Guelph female have been charged with 12 counts of possession for the purpose. They have been held in custody and will both appear in bail court on December 4, 2013.

Sara Lee RICHARDS, 50 years of Guelph and Eugene PRICE, 51 years of Guelph have been charged with 5 counts of possession CDSA. They will both appear in court on January 17, 2014.


Drug arrest

On December 3, 2013 at 9:49 a.m., the Guelph Police observed a drug transaction take place on Wyndham Street. Police arrested a male and female and a quantity of prescription medication was seized. The male was released at the scene unconditionally.

Andrea BLACK, 25 years of Guelph has been charged with possession for the purpose and trafficking.

She will appear in court on January 21, 2013.


Impaired driver arrested

On December 3, 2013 at 9:41 p.m., the Guelph Police conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle on Stone Road East after observing it being driven erratically. The female driver was spoken and arrested.

Lisa HARTMAN, 45 years of Guelph has been charged with impaired driving and drive over 80 mg. She will appear in court on December 17, 2013.