Major Incidents

Last Updated: Saturday August 27, 2016 2:00:00 PM

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16184930
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 24, 2016
Location: KING ST E, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 24, 2016, uniform members of Central Division conducted an investigation at a motel in Kitchener in regards to a stolen vehicle and drug offences. As a result, a stolen vehicle and stolen bicycle were recovered to be returned to their rightful owners. A quantity of drugs believed to be methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were seized. as well. An adult male and female both from Kitchener have been charged with possession of stolen property and drug offences. A third adult female from out of the Region was also arrested on outstanding arrest warrants for numerous offences including accessory after the fact to murder. She was returned to the investigating jurisdiction to appear in court.

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16184930
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 24, 2016
Location: KING ST E, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 24, 2016, uniform members of Central Division conducted an investigation at a motel in Kitchener in regards to a stolen vehicle and drug offences. As a result, a stolen vehicle and stolen bicycle were recovered to be returned to their rightful owners. A quantity of drugs believed to be methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were seized. as well. An adult male and female both from Kitchener have been charged with possession of stolen property and drug offences. A third adult female from out of the Region was also arrested on outstanding arrest warrants for numerous offences including accessory after the fact to murder. She was returned to the investigating jurisdiction to appear in court.

ROBBERY
Incident #: WA16185673
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 25, 2016
Location: WESTFOREST TRAIL, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 25th, 2016 at approximately 4:45 a.m., The Macs Convenience Store located at 540 Westforest Trail, Kitchener was robbed at gun point. The two suspects entered the store and went directly to the till and demanded the clerk open the till and safe. One male was holding a rifle with a brown stock and metal barrel. The two suspects fled the area with approximately $500 and small quantity of cigarettes. The victim was not injured. The area was checked by responding officers and a canine unit. The suspects were not located and are still outstanding. Police are looking to identify the following males involved in this robbery: Suspect #1 - Approximately 6’ 0” with skinny build, wearing a brown Adidas hoodie with orange stripes, purple undershirt, black pants, black gloves, black flat shoes and black mask Suspect #2 - Approximately 5’10” with medium / stalky build, wearing a blue hoodie, black undershirt, black Adidas pants with white stripes, black gloves, black shoes, and white mask. Police are asking the public to be vigilant and be aware of their surroundings and request that people call police to report anything suspicious in this area. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 Ext # 4447.

ROBBERY
Incident #: WA16185673
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 25, 2016
Location: WESTFOREST TRAIL, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 25th, 2016 at approximately 4:45 a.m., The Macs Convenience Store located at 540 Westforest Trail, Kitchener was robbed at gun point. The two suspects entered the store and went directly to the till and demanded the clerk open the till and safe. One male was holding a rifle with a brown stock and metal barrel. The two suspects fled the area with approximately $500 and small quantity of cigarettes. The victim was not injured. The area was checked by responding officers and a canine unit. The suspects were not located and are still outstanding. Police are looking to identify the following males involved in this robbery: Suspect #1 - Approximately 6’ 0” with skinny build, wearing a brown Adidas hoodie with orange stripes, purple undershirt, black pants, black gloves, black flat shoes and black mask Suspect #2 - Approximately 5’10” with medium / stalky build, wearing a blue hoodie, black undershirt, black Adidas pants with white stripes, black gloves, black shoes, and white mask. Police are asking the public to be vigilant and be aware of their surroundings and request that people call police to report anything suspicious in this area. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 Ext # 4447.

ASSAULT
Incident #: WA16184855
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 24, 2016
Location: NORTHFOREST TRAIL, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 24 2016, at approximately 2:30 a.m., a 28 year old male was assaulted by 5-6 males in the area of Northforest Trail near the wooded area in the city of Kitchener. The suspects are described as black males in their early twenties. The Waterloo Regional Police are seeking the public’s assistance, and asking for anyone who may have any information to please contact Police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

ASSAULT
Incident #: WA16184855
Publish Date: Aug 25, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 24, 2016
Location: NORTHFOREST TRAIL, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 24 2016, at approximately 2:30 a.m., a 28 year old male was assaulted by 5-6 males in the area of Northforest Trail near the wooded area in the city of Kitchener. The suspects are described as black males in their early twenties. The Waterloo Regional Police are seeking the public’s assistance, and asking for anyone who may have any information to please contact Police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

SUDDEN DEATH
Incident #: WA16182064
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 19, 2016
Location: ARTHUR ST N, WOOLWICH, ON Canada

Saturday August 20th, 2016 a 61 year old Kitchener male was found deceased at Elmira Pet Product at 41 Arthur St N in Elmira. The male was an employee and the cause of death has been determined to be electrocution. The Ministry of Labour has been contacted and is continuing the investigation.

SUDDEN DEATH
Incident #: WA16182064
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 19, 2016
Location: ARTHUR ST N, WOOLWICH, ON Canada

Saturday August 20th, 2016 a 61 year old Kitchener male was found deceased at Elmira Pet Product at 41 Arthur St N in Elmira. The male was an employee and the cause of death has been determined to be electrocution. The Ministry of Labour has been contacted and is continuing the investigation.

MVC PERSONAL INJURY
Incident #: WA16183747
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: BLEAMS RD and NYLES DR, KITCHENER ON Canada

On August 22nd 2016 at approximately 6:00 p.m. there was a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Bleams Road and Nyles Drive, Kitchener. The collision occurred when a Mazda, driven by a 23 year old Kitchener male, swerved into an oncoming full size pickup driven by a 40 year old Garson male. The impact of the collision forced both vehicles off the road and the passenger; a 23 year old Kitchener female, was taken to Grand River Hospital with serious injuries. The intersection was closed for several hours while Traffic Services investigated. As a result of the investigation the driver of the Mazda was charged with Careless Driving, Driving while Under Suspension, Improper Tires and No Insurance. He will appear in court in October.

MVC PERSONAL INJURY
Incident #: WA16183747
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: BLEAMS RD and NYLES DR, KITCHENER ON Canada

On August 22nd 2016 at approximately 6:00 p.m. there was a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Bleams Road and Nyles Drive, Kitchener. The collision occurred when a Mazda, driven by a 23 year old Kitchener male, swerved into an oncoming full size pickup driven by a 40 year old Garson male. The impact of the collision forced both vehicles off the road and the passenger; a 23 year old Kitchener female, was taken to Grand River Hospital with serious injuries. The intersection was closed for several hours while Traffic Services investigated. As a result of the investigation the driver of the Mazda was charged with Careless Driving, Driving while Under Suspension, Improper Tires and No Insurance. He will appear in court in October.

MVC FATALITY
Incident #: WA16183036
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: HOMER WATSON BLVD and HANSON AVE, KITCHENER ON Canada

On Monday August 22, 2016 the involved motorcycle rider succumbed to his injuries suffered as a result of the collision. The male was receiving treatment in a Hospital outside of Waterloo Region at the time of his death. Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Branch continue to investigate the collision. Police urge any witnesses to contact them at 519-650-8500 x8856.

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Published: Aug 22 2016 7:28AM
On Sunday August 22, 2016 at approximately 6:40 p.m., a motorcycle was travelling northbound on Homer Watson Boulevard near Hanson Avenue in Kitchener. The motorcycle struck the curb on the right side of the roadway causing the rider to lose control and left the roadway. The rider, a 27 year old Kitchener man, was transported to hospital with life threatening injuries. Speed is believed to be a factor in this collision. The Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Branch is urging any witnesses to contact them at 519-650-8500 x8856 as the investigation continues.

MVC FATALITY
Incident #: WA16183036
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: HOMER WATSON BLVD and HANSON AVE, KITCHENER ON Canada

On Monday August 22, 2016 the involved motorcycle rider succumbed to his injuries suffered as a result of the collision. The male was receiving treatment in a Hospital outside of Waterloo Region at the time of his death. Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Branch continue to investigate the collision. Police urge any witnesses to contact them at 519-650-8500 x8856.

PREVIOUS SUMMARY or SUMMARIES:

Published: Aug 22 2016 7:28AM
On Sunday August 22, 2016 at approximately 6:40 p.m., a motorcycle was travelling northbound on Homer Watson Boulevard near Hanson Avenue in Kitchener. The motorcycle struck the curb on the right side of the roadway causing the rider to lose control and left the roadway. The rider, a 27 year old Kitchener man, was transported to hospital with life threatening injuries. Speed is believed to be a factor in this collision. The Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Branch is urging any witnesses to contact them at 519-650-8500 x8856 as the investigation continues.

BREAK & ENTER
Incident #: WA16152330
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Jul 14, 2016
Location: HIGHLAND CRES, KITCHENER, ON Canada

Waterloo Regional Police Break and Enter team have arrested 36 year old Jason NOEL for a series of residential break and enters across Kitchener and Waterloo. It is alleged from June 17, 2016 to August 4, 2016 NOEL committed 23 residential break and enters. Thousands of dollars in jewelry and electronics were stolen. On August 4, 2016 a break and enter occurred in Kitchener where a handgun and a sport rifle with ammunition were stolen from within a residence. Within hours police arrested NOEL for that break and enter and several others. Police recovered the handgun but the sport rifle is still outstanding. It is described as an ISSC MSR modern MK 22 Sport Rifle tan in colour. A small amount of jewelry and electronics were also recovered at that time. Police are asking the public to contact investigators at 519-650-8500 ext. 4406 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers 1 800 222 TIPS with any information that could assist police with recovering this firearm. The addresses that were victimized are spread across Kitchener and Waterloo. • Weber Street, Waterloo • Erb Street, Waterloo • Pattandon Avenue, Kitchener • Young Street, Waterloo • Hilliard Avenue, Waterloo • Resurrection Drive, Kitchener • Blackhorne Drive, Kitchener • Willow Street, Waterloo • Sheldon Avenue, Kitchener • David Street, Kitchener • Gruhn Street, Kitchener • Highland Crescent, Kitchener • Highview Drive, Kitchener • Belmont Avenue, Kitchener • Huntley Crescent, Kitchener • Meadowvale Road, Waterloo • Dixon Street, Kitchener • Stoke Court, Kitchener • Glenridge Drive. Waterloo • Dover Street, Waterloo • John Street, Waterloo • Woodhaven Road, Kitchener It is estimated that over $ 114,000 of valuables were stolen from the victims and $13,500 worth of damage caused during the incidents. The accused is charged with 23 counts of Break and Enter, four Firearms related charges, Possession of Stolen Property, and Utter Forged Documents.

BREAK & ENTER
Incident #: WA16152330
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Jul 14, 2016
Location: HIGHLAND CRES, KITCHENER, ON Canada

Waterloo Regional Police Break and Enter team have arrested 36 year old Jason NOEL for a series of residential break and enters across Kitchener and Waterloo. It is alleged from June 17, 2016 to August 4, 2016 NOEL committed 23 residential break and enters. Thousands of dollars in jewelry and electronics were stolen. On August 4, 2016 a break and enter occurred in Kitchener where a handgun and a sport rifle with ammunition were stolen from within a residence. Within hours police arrested NOEL for that break and enter and several others. Police recovered the handgun but the sport rifle is still outstanding. It is described as an ISSC MSR modern MK 22 Sport Rifle tan in colour. A small amount of jewelry and electronics were also recovered at that time. Police are asking the public to contact investigators at 519-650-8500 ext. 4406 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers 1 800 222 TIPS with any information that could assist police with recovering this firearm. The addresses that were victimized are spread across Kitchener and Waterloo. • Weber Street, Waterloo • Erb Street, Waterloo • Pattandon Avenue, Kitchener • Young Street, Waterloo • Hilliard Avenue, Waterloo • Resurrection Drive, Kitchener • Blackhorne Drive, Kitchener • Willow Street, Waterloo • Sheldon Avenue, Kitchener • David Street, Kitchener • Gruhn Street, Kitchener • Highland Crescent, Kitchener • Highview Drive, Kitchener • Belmont Avenue, Kitchener • Huntley Crescent, Kitchener • Meadowvale Road, Waterloo • Dixon Street, Kitchener • Stoke Court, Kitchener • Glenridge Drive. Waterloo • Dover Street, Waterloo • John Street, Waterloo • Woodhaven Road, Kitchener It is estimated that over $ 114,000 of valuables were stolen from the victims and $13,500 worth of damage caused during the incidents. The accused is charged with 23 counts of Break and Enter, four Firearms related charges, Possession of Stolen Property, and Utter Forged Documents.

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16183579
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: HILLTOP DR, CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada

On the 21st of August, 2016 members of the WRPS arrested and charged a 36 year old Cambridge male with four (4) counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking and five (5) counts of Breach of Recognizance. The male was wanted in connection to three (3) arrest warrants that were issued in his name stemming for an arrest in June 2016 for similar drug offences for which he was granted bail. The suspected controlled substances were Fentanyl, crystal methamphetamine, cocaine and morphine with an estimated street value of $7000. The male was held for show cause on these charges and will appear in Kitchener Court on Tuesday morning.

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16183579
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: HILLTOP DR, CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada

On the 21st of August, 2016 members of the WRPS arrested and charged a 36 year old Cambridge male with four (4) counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking and five (5) counts of Breach of Recognizance. The male was wanted in connection to three (3) arrest warrants that were issued in his name stemming for an arrest in June 2016 for similar drug offences for which he was granted bail. The suspected controlled substances were Fentanyl, crystal methamphetamine, cocaine and morphine with an estimated street value of $7000. The male was held for show cause on these charges and will appear in Kitchener Court on Tuesday morning.

COUNTERFEIT MONEY
Incident #: WA16183968
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 23, 2016
Location: VICTORIA ST N, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 23, 2016 between 12:00am and 12:50am three separate restaurant drive-thru’s in the Region fell victim to accepting counterfeit US $20 bills. In each incident a dark four door sedan, containing three occupants was involved. Police are reminding area businesses to be careful when accepting foreign currency and to notify police of any similar incidents.

COUNTERFEIT MONEY
Incident #: WA16183968
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 23, 2016
Location: VICTORIA ST N, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On August 23, 2016 between 12:00am and 12:50am three separate restaurant drive-thru’s in the Region fell victim to accepting counterfeit US $20 bills. In each incident a dark four door sedan, containing three occupants was involved. Police are reminding area businesses to be careful when accepting foreign currency and to notify police of any similar incidents.

BREAK & ENTER
Incident #: WA16097734
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: May 7, 2016
Location: SCHAEFER ST, WATERLOO, ON Canada

Between May 7th and June 24, 2016, 3 adult males from Waterloo Region and Brantford committed nine commercial break and enters. The break ins occurred overnight in rural areas of Waterloo Region. The males targeted Golf Courses and Building Supply Yards, searching for cash and high end golf equipment. The males caused extensive property damage in order to remain undetected and maximize their profit. The males stole approximately $18,000 cash and caused in excess of $30,000 damage. The males committed other similar break ins in other regions around Ontario.

BREAK & ENTER
Incident #: WA16097734
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2016
Incident Date: May 7, 2016
Location: SCHAEFER ST, WATERLOO, ON Canada

Between May 7th and June 24, 2016, 3 adult males from Waterloo Region and Brantford committed nine commercial break and enters. The break ins occurred overnight in rural areas of Waterloo Region. The males targeted Golf Courses and Building Supply Yards, searching for cash and high end golf equipment. The males caused extensive property damage in order to remain undetected and maximize their profit. The males stole approximately $18,000 cash and caused in excess of $30,000 damage. The males committed other similar break ins in other regions around Ontario.

OFFENSIVE WEAPON
Incident #: WA16183119
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: DONALD ST, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On Sunday August 21st, 2016 at approximately 9:25 p.m. an unknown suspect discharged a firearm into an apartment located at 100 Donald St, Kitchener. The shotgun shell was lodged into the ceiling of the apartment through a rear door. The lone suspect fled the area in a motor vehicle. No one suffered any injuries and this incident is believed to be isolated and there are no concerns for public safety. Anyone with information related to this incident is requested to contact the Waterloo Regional Police Service, Central Division Detectives at (519) 653-7700 x 4434 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

OFFENSIVE WEAPON
Incident #: WA16183119
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: DONALD ST, KITCHENER, ON Canada

On Sunday August 21st, 2016 at approximately 9:25 p.m. an unknown suspect discharged a firearm into an apartment located at 100 Donald St, Kitchener. The shotgun shell was lodged into the ceiling of the apartment through a rear door. The lone suspect fled the area in a motor vehicle. No one suffered any injuries and this incident is believed to be isolated and there are no concerns for public safety. Anyone with information related to this incident is requested to contact the Waterloo Regional Police Service, Central Division Detectives at (519) 653-7700 x 4434 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

MVC PERSONAL INJURY
Incident #: WA16182836
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: ST BONIFACE DR, WOOLWICH, ON Canada N0B 2B0 Postal dist: MARYHILL

On August 21, 2016 at about 12:45 p.m., a 23 year old male driver and 26 year old female passenger from Niagara Falls were operating a dirt bike along a gravel trail in the area of St. Boniface Drive, in Woolwich Township. The parties were driving along the trail when they collided with a 17 year old male from Woolwich Township also operating a dirt bike along the same trail in the opposite direction. All three parties sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to a hospital outside the region. The Waterloo Regional Police Service Traffic Branch continues to investigate this collision. Charges are pending. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Services at 519-650-8500 Extension 8856.

MVC PERSONAL INJURY
Incident #: WA16182836
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: ST BONIFACE DR, WOOLWICH, ON Canada N0B 2B0 Postal dist: MARYHILL

On August 21, 2016 at about 12:45 p.m., a 23 year old male driver and 26 year old female passenger from Niagara Falls were operating a dirt bike along a gravel trail in the area of St. Boniface Drive, in Woolwich Township. The parties were driving along the trail when they collided with a 17 year old male from Woolwich Township also operating a dirt bike along the same trail in the opposite direction. All three parties sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to a hospital outside the region. The Waterloo Regional Police Service Traffic Branch continues to investigate this collision. Charges are pending. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact Waterloo Regional Police Traffic Services at 519-650-8500 Extension 8856.

WORKPLACE ACCIDENT
Incident #: WA16183234
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: MENNO ST, WOOLWICH, WATERLOO ON Canada

On August 22, 2016 at approximately 1:45 a.m., a 31 year old Hamilton male was working at Conestoga Meat Packers in Woolwich Township, cleaning a conveyor belt. The males hand became stuck in the conveyor belt and he was injured as a result. The injury is not life threatening. The Ministry of Labor attended and is investigating.

WORKPLACE ACCIDENT
Incident #: WA16183234
Publish Date: Aug 22, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 22, 2016
Location: MENNO ST, WOOLWICH, WATERLOO ON Canada

On August 22, 2016 at approximately 1:45 a.m., a 31 year old Hamilton male was working at Conestoga Meat Packers in Woolwich Township, cleaning a conveyor belt. The males hand became stuck in the conveyor belt and he was injured as a result. The injury is not life threatening. The Ministry of Labor attended and is investigating.

DANGEROUS CONDITION
Incident #: WA16182748
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: WESTMOUNT RD E, KITCHENER, ON Canada

At approximately 9:30 a.m. a despondent 51 year old Kitchener male climbed on the Forest Hill United Church and tied himself to the cross. The church was evacuated. Police set up containment and negotiated with the male. Emergency medical services and Kitchener fire attended to assist with the situation. The male came down on his own after being on the roof for six hours. The male was taken to GRH for a medical assessment and subsequently held for a bail hearing facing criminal charges.

DANGEROUS CONDITION
Incident #: WA16182748
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 21, 2016
Location: WESTMOUNT RD E, KITCHENER, ON Canada

At approximately 9:30 a.m. a despondent 51 year old Kitchener male climbed on the Forest Hill United Church and tied himself to the cross. The church was evacuated. Police set up containment and negotiated with the male. Emergency medical services and Kitchener fire attended to assist with the situation. The male came down on his own after being on the roof for six hours. The male was taken to GRH for a medical assessment and subsequently held for a bail hearing facing criminal charges.

ROBBERY
Incident #: WA16180949
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 19, 2016
Location: REGINA ST N and HICKORY ST E, NORTHERN INTERSECTION WATERLOO ON Canada

On August 19th, 2016 at approximately 1:10 a.m., two males, aged 26 and 30, were robbed at knife point in the area of Hickory Street and Regina Street Waterloo. The two victims were stopped by two males and during the robbery one of the suspects produced a knife and threatened the victims. The two suspects fled the area with property from both victims. The victims were uninjured. The area was checked by responding officers and a canine unit. The suspects were not located and are still outstanding. Police are looking to identify the following males involved in this robbery: 1 - white male, 23 years, 59", 160 lbs, average build wearing dark clothing 2 - male black, 5 9", 160 lbs, average build wearing dark clothing, short black hair and was in possession of the knife. There have been two previous incidents which occurred in this general area over the past four weeks. On July 25th at approximately 3:00 a.m., a male sustained injuries during a robbery in the area of Hickory Street. On July 29th at approximately 1:05 a.m. a female was robbed at knife point in the area of Hickory Street. Police are seeking witnesses to all of these incidents. In this robbery and the previous robberies, the suspects approached the victims and engaged them in casual conversation prior to the robbery taking place. Police are asking the public to be vigilant and be aware of their surroundings and request that people call police to report anything suspicious in this area. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 Ext # 4447.

ROBBERY
Incident #: WA16180949
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 19, 2016
Location: REGINA ST N and HICKORY ST E, NORTHERN INTERSECTION WATERLOO ON Canada

On August 19th, 2016 at approximately 1:10 a.m., two males, aged 26 and 30, were robbed at knife point in the area of Hickory Street and Regina Street Waterloo. The two victims were stopped by two males and during the robbery one of the suspects produced a knife and threatened the victims. The two suspects fled the area with property from both victims. The victims were uninjured. The area was checked by responding officers and a canine unit. The suspects were not located and are still outstanding. Police are looking to identify the following males involved in this robbery: 1 - white male, 23 years, 59", 160 lbs, average build wearing dark clothing 2 - male black, 5 9", 160 lbs, average build wearing dark clothing, short black hair and was in possession of the knife. There have been two previous incidents which occurred in this general area over the past four weeks. On July 25th at approximately 3:00 a.m., a male sustained injuries during a robbery in the area of Hickory Street. On July 29th at approximately 1:05 a.m. a female was robbed at knife point in the area of Hickory Street. Police are seeking witnesses to all of these incidents. In this robbery and the previous robberies, the suspects approached the victims and engaged them in casual conversation prior to the robbery taking place. Police are asking the public to be vigilant and be aware of their surroundings and request that people call police to report anything suspicious in this area. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 Ext # 4447.

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16147054
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Jul 4, 2016
Location: MAPLE GROVE RD, CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada

The Waterloo Regional Police Service has concluded an investigation into Fentanyl trafficking in Waterloo Region. Project Fit was executed by the Criminal Intelligence Branch and resulted in the arrest of three parties on August 18, 2016. Two adult males and an adult female all from Kitchener will face numerous charges of possession and trafficking in Fentanyl and Crystal Methamphetamine and possessing proceeds of crime. Over $10 000.00 worth of illegal drugs were seized over the course of the project as well as two vehicles and approximately $1300 in cash thus far. The investigation is continuing with a further search warrant execution expected. The traffickers in this investigation were found to be selling what they said was Heroin but was actually Fentanyl. Police remind users of illicit drugs of the dangers Fentanyl poses to users especially if they are unaware what they are consuming.

PREVIOUS SUMMARY or SUMMARIES:

Published: Aug 21 2016 3:52PM
On August 19th, 2016, the Waterloo Regional Police Service conducted a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at an address in Kitchener, in relation to the prior arrest of two adult drug traffickers on August 18th, 2016. Police recovered stolen property, crystal methamphetamine and suspected Fentanyl based narcotics. Police also seized cash, ammunition and offence related property pertaining to the trafficking of illicit drugs. Pepper spray and multiple prohibited knives were also seized. Further criminal charges are pending against two adults currently in custody.

DRUGS
Incident #: WA16147054
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Jul 4, 2016
Location: MAPLE GROVE RD, CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada

The Waterloo Regional Police Service has concluded an investigation into Fentanyl trafficking in Waterloo Region. Project Fit was executed by the Criminal Intelligence Branch and resulted in the arrest of three parties on August 18, 2016. Two adult males and an adult female all from Kitchener will face numerous charges of possession and trafficking in Fentanyl and Crystal Methamphetamine and possessing proceeds of crime. Over $10 000.00 worth of illegal drugs were seized over the course of the project as well as two vehicles and approximately $1300 in cash thus far. The investigation is continuing with a further search warrant execution expected. The traffickers in this investigation were found to be selling what they said was Heroin but was actually Fentanyl. Police remind users of illicit drugs of the dangers Fentanyl poses to users especially if they are unaware what they are consuming.

PREVIOUS SUMMARY or SUMMARIES:

Published: Aug 21 2016 3:52PM
On August 19th, 2016, the Waterloo Regional Police Service conducted a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at an address in Kitchener, in relation to the prior arrest of two adult drug traffickers on August 18th, 2016. Police recovered stolen property, crystal methamphetamine and suspected Fentanyl based narcotics. Police also seized cash, ammunition and offence related property pertaining to the trafficking of illicit drugs. Pepper spray and multiple prohibited knives were also seized. Further criminal charges are pending against two adults currently in custody.

MISSING PERSON
Incident #: WA16180600
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 18, 2016
Location: KITCHENER, ON Canada

Regional Police are asking for our helping with locating a missing woman. They say 31-year-old Ashley Inder was last seen on May 8th in Kitchener. She is described as white, 53" with an average build, She has long brown hair, usually in a ponytail, and blue eyes. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to contact WRPS at 519-653-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

MISSING PERSON
Incident #: WA16180600
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 18, 2016
Location: KITCHENER, ON Canada

Regional Police are asking for our helping with locating a missing woman. They say 31-year-old Ashley Inder was last seen on May 8th in Kitchener. She is described as white, 53" with an average build, She has long brown hair, usually in a ponytail, and blue eyes. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to contact WRPS at 519-653-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

MISSING PERSON
Incident #: WA16181220
Publish Date: Aug 21, 2016
Incident Date: Aug 19, 2016
Location: CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada