Multiple Charges Laid by WRPS After Single Motor Vehicle Collision in Wilmot Township

Collision investigation

Waterloo Region, Ontario  On January 8, 2022, at approximately 12:30 p.m., emergency services responded to the area of Punkeydoodles Corners and Perth Road 101 in the Township of East Perth for the report of a single motor vehicle collision.

The investigation revealed that a black Chevrolet Silverado was travelling north on Perth Road 101 when it left the roadway and came to a stop on private property.

Further investigation revealed that the vehicle had been stolen from Waterloo Region.

The driver, a 32-year-old Kitchener male, was arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, possession of stolen property over $5000 and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle. The male was also arrested on several outstanding warrants and was held for a bail hearing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has dash-cam footage that captured the collision, is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Occ: 22-005675 (951)

Media Inquiries:
Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca  

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 On January 8, 2022, at approximately 12:30 p.m., emergency services responded to the area of Punkeydoodles Corners and Perth Road 101 in the Township of East Perth for the report of a single motor vehicle collision.

The investigation revealed that a black Chevrolet Silverado was travelling north on Perth Road 101 when it left the roadway and came to a stop on private property.

Further investigation revealed that the vehicle had been stolen from Waterloo Region.

The driver, a 32-year-old Kitchener male, was arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, possession of stolen property over $5000 and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle. The male was also arrested on several outstanding warrants and was held for a bail hearing.

The investigation remains ongoing and charges are pending.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has dash-cam footage that captured the collision, is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Occ: 22-005675 (951)

Media Inquiries:
Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca  

To receive our Media Releases, subscribe here: https://www.wrps.on.ca/subscribe.  

For updated information and crime prevention tips, visit our Website or follow us on TwitterFacebookInstagramYouTube and LinkedIn.

 

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