Major Incident Summaries
Published : Tuesday October 30, 2012@ 15:42
Incident # 12-255462 Type : Theft under 5000
WILMOT-EASTHOPE ROAD, WILMOT ON CANADA (AREA: WRS
On October 29th, 2012 at 1:39 a.m. police on patrol conducted a traffic stop on Wilmot-Easthope Road, Wilmot Township.
Upon further investigation, two males were found in possession of stolen mail and arrested. Police subsequently seized break-in tools, stolen credit cards, a mailbox key and a weapon.
The males, both from the GTA, were charged with theft, possession, and weapon- related offences and held for show cause.
Incident # 12-256478 Type : Suspicious Vehicle
CONCESSION RD, CAMBRIDGE
On October 30, 2012 at approximately 8:30am, two young children were walking in the area of Eagle Street North and Concession Road.
A unknown male driver approached and offered them a ride to school due to the inclement weather. The children accepted the ride and were driven to their school.
The children were not harmed during the incident.
Police would like to speak with the driver and are asking him, or anyone who has knowledge of who he is, to contact police. The driver is described as Asian, driving a grey or silver vehicle.
Anyone who can assist the investigation can call South Division at 519-653-7700 Ext # 2299. The public and parents are encouraged to review safety planning with their children and the stress the importance of not accepting rides from strangers.
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Incident # 12-255871 Type : Industrial Accident
WILLOW STREET, WATERLOO
On October 29th, 2012, a male employee was working on the first floor roof of a Willow Street apartment building in Waterloo.
At 3:37 p.m. the male lost his footing and fell off the roof approximately 13 feet onto a concrete sidewalk. The victim was taken to Grand River Hospital and later transferred to Hamilton General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The Ministry of Labour is investigating the incident further.
Incident # 12-255860 Type : Theft under 5000
On Saturday October 27th, 2012 at 12:30 pm, a resident of an apartment complex located at 109 Westwood Drive, Kichener accidentally left a locked black box containing medication at the entrance of the building.
After realizing his error, he returned to the entranceway but the box was gone.
This box was black in colour, had a red handle and a red samsonite lock on it. The box contained medication that could cause serious bodily harm, or even death to a person if they consumed its contents.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of this black box and its contents is asked to contact the Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-650-3-8500 ext 3399.
Incident # 12-255859 Type : Robbery
STRANGE ST/ DOMINION ST., KITCHENER ON CANADA (AREA: WN
On October 29, 2012 at 3:35 p.m. Waterloo Regional Police responded to a robbery in the area of Strange St. and Dominion St. in Kitchener.
A 15 year old male was walking in the area when he was surrounded by four males who demanded he turn over is personal property. The males proceeded to assault the youth until they managed to remove his personal property from his pockets. They fled the area on foot.
The suspects are described as teenage males. Three of the four are described as White while the fourth male is described as darker skinned possibly of Hispanic or Asian decent.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is encouraged to contact Waterloo Regional Police at (519) 653-7700 ext. 6399 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.