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Grey Bruce OPP Reports - July 13, 2017

Web posted on July 13, 2017

RACING CHARGE

(TOWNSHIP OF NICHOL, ON) - On July 12, 2017 at approximately 7:20 p.m., a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 near Fourth Line, Township of Nichol. The officer observed a male driving a 2012 Chevrolet travelling at a speed that appeared to be well above the posted speed limit. The vehicle was locked on radar at 131 km/h in an 80 km/h zone.

26-year-old Lawrence BAILY of Guelph has been charged with Race a Motor Vehicle contrary to the Highway Traffic Act and will appear in Guelph Provincial Court on August 16, 2017. His driver's licence and vehicle were seized for a period of seven days as per statute.

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MALE ARRESTED WHILE BREAKING INTO LEGION

(HURON-KINLOSS TWP, ON) - On July 12, 2017 at approximately 3:53 a.m., a member of South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was on patrol in the Village of Ripley in Huron-Kinloss Township when he noticed broken glass on the sidewalk outside the Royal Canadian Legion located on Jessie Street.

Upon further investigation, the officer observed a person inside the building wearing a mask and camouflage clothing.

Officers located the suspect hiding in the storage room area of the Legion. He was arrested without incident and transported to the Walkerton OPP Detachment.

20-year old Quinn Michael CAMPBELL of Wingham, Ontario was charged with Break, Enter a Place - With Intent to Commit Indictable Offence and Possession of Methamphetamine.

He was held for a bail hearing in Walkerton Court on July 12th. He remains in custody. A video remand is scheduled for July 17, 2017.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call South Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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MALE CHARGED WITH MISCHIEF

(MUNICIPALITY OF GREY HIGHLANDS, ON) - On July 9, 2017 at approximately 1:52 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a break and enter in progress at a residence on St. Vincent Street in the Municipality of Meaford.

The suspect forcibly entered the residence, causing damage to the door. He proceeded to the second floor of the house where he had fallen asleep. Police attended and arrested the male, who was known to the home-owner. Alcohol was a factor.

Krzysztof FIALKOWSKI, 33, of the Municipality of Meaford, was charged with Mischief Under $5000 and Fail to Comply with Probation Order.

He was held for WASH bail hearing on July 9th. His next court appearance is scheduled for July 13, 2017.

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POLICE SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED

(BRUCE TWP, ON) - On July 7, 2017, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crimes Unit and the South Bruce OPP executed a search warrant at a property along Victoria Street in Bruce Township.

As a result of the execution of the search warrant, police recovered a large quantity of stolen property.

Forty-one-year old Peter JOHN of Bruce Township was charged with 12 counts of fraud under $5,000, break and enter, and fail to comply with recognizance.

Thirty-three-year old Samantha HORROCKS of Bruce Township was charged with 12 counts of fraud under $5,000, break and enter, and fail to comply with recognizance.

They were both held in custody pending the results of a bail hearing scheduled for July 8, 2017.

The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information that can assist police to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.crimestoppersgb.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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TWO YOUTHS INVOLVED IN COLLISION CHARGED

(SOUTH BRUCE PENINSULA, ON) - On July 8, 2017 at approximately 5:54 p.m., Bruce Peninsula Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), together with Bruce County Paramedic Services (EMS) and the South Bruce Fire Department, responded to a collision involving a 1990 Kawasaki 250 motorcycle, a 2007 Kawasaki KXH motorcycle, and a 2005 Toyota passenger vehicle on King Edward Avenue in South Bruce Peninsula.

Witnesses report that the two motorcycles were being operated in a careless manner.

The Toyota was stopped at the intersection of King Edward Avenue and Eleventh Street when the 1990 Kawasaki slid past the vehicle whilst the 2007 Kawasaki collided with the car.

As a result of the investigation, the operator of the 1990 Kawasaki, a 16 year old male from Toronto, Ontario was charged with Careless Driving and Driving a Motor Vehicle - No Licence under the Highway Traffic Act (HTA).

The operator of the 2007 Kawasaki, a 16 year old male from Ayr, Ontario was charged with the criminal offence of Driving with More than 80 Milligrams of Alcohol in Blood. In addition, he was charged with Careless Driving and Driving a Motor Vehicle - No Licence under the Highway Traffic Act (HTA). He is scheduled to appear in court in Owen Sound on August 15, 2017.

Both motorcycle operators were injured. The extent of the injuries is not known at the time of this release.

The driver of the Toyota, an 18 year old female from Mississauga, Ontario, was not injured.

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BREAK-IN AT MAXWELL MEATS IN GREY HIGHLANDS

(MUNICIPALITY OF GREY HIGHLANDS, ON) - On July 11, 2017 at approximately 6:22 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated a break-in reported at Maxwell Meats located on Grey Rd. 4, east of Flesherton, in the Municipality of Grey Highlands.

Sometime between 11:00 p.m. on July 10th and 6:00 a.m. on July 11th, unknown person(s) forcibly entered the business. Once inside, the culprit(s) breached a safe. A quantity of cash, gold coins, silver bars and collectible coins were removed. Other stolen property included fireworks and cigarettes.

Grey County OPP, with the assistance of the OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit - Mount Forest, continue to investigate this break, enter and theft. Anyone with information which may assist is asked to call 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.


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