Waterloo Regional Police Make Arrest after Suspicious Vehicle in Waterloo

WRPS Crest

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Member's of the Waterloo Regional Police Service's Break, Enter and Vehicle Theft Team have made an additional arrest in connection to this investigation.

On January 3, 2022, officers located a second stolen vehicle in the area of Clair Creek Boulevard and Bennington Gate in Waterloo.

As a result of the investigation, a 47-year-old male, has been charged with two counts of possession of stolen property over $5000.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.  

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Waterloo Region, Ontario – Members of Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Neighbourhood Policing North Division have laid charges after locating two individuals in a vehicle behind a business in Waterloo.

On January 3, 2022, at approximately 3:50 p.m., officers responded to the area of Erb Street West and Ira Needles Boulevard after receiving a report of a suspicious vehicle.

As a result of the investigation, the driver, a 33-year-old Kitchener male, was arrested and charged with: 

  • Operation while impaired
  • Refusal to comply with demand
  • Operation while prohibited
  • Possession of stolen property over $5000
  • Break and enter

A 24-year-old Kitchener female, was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession of stolen property over $5000
  • Possession of suspected fentanyl
  • Possession of a stolen credit card
  • Two counts of possession of stolen identity documents

The male and female were also wanted on numerous outstanding warrants.

Both parties were held in custody for a bail hearing.

Occ: 22- 001997 (957)

Media Inquiries:

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

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