The following news releases were issued today by the Guelph Police Service:
Man with crowbar arrested
At approximately 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 15, a male was seen on Carden Street swinging a crowbar and threatening passersby. The male was quickly located and arrested by police.
A 34-year-old Guelph man is charged with weapons dangerous to the public peace, breach of probation, breach of recognizance and breach of undertaking. He was held in custody and will appear in bail court.
Over the weekend there were 22 vehicle collisions reported to police and there were minor injuries reported in four of those incidents.
One of those collisions occurred near the corner of Stone Road and Edinburgh Road on Dec. 17. At approximately 8:15 p.m., there was a collision between a four-door grey Oldsmobile and black Ford Escape.
Anyone who may have information about this collision is asked to contactCst P. Hinchliffe at 519-824-1212 at ext. 7408 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Anonymous tips can be left at Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online.
Calls for service
Over the course of the weekend, the Guelph Police Service responded to 563 calls for service.