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Thursday, February 1, 2018

break and enter, collision, public intoxication, calls for service

The following are news releases issued by the Guelph Police Service:

On Dec. 22 and 24 2017 an apartment building in the north end of Guelph was broken into and the laundry machines were targeted. As a result of the two entries approximately $3,000 was stolen from the machines and $1,700 in damage was caused to the building and machines. 

On Jan. 16, 2018 two apartment buildings on the city’s west side were also targeted for their laundry machines. The culprits were interrupted at one and managed to make away with an undetermined amount of money from the second.

As a result of police investigation, a 43-year-old Guelph male has been charged with four counts of break and enter and theft, two counts of mischief under and one count of breach of recognizance.

On Jan. 31, 2018 at 3:20 p.m., the Guelph Police went to the intersection of Eramosa Road and Metcalfe Street for a two car collision. A 2013 Volkswagen was westbound on Eramosa and is alleged to have entered the intersection on a red light.

The Volkswagen was struck by a northbound 2006 Ford truck driven by a 55-year-old man. The 26-year-old female driver of the Volkswagen received minor injuries and was taken to Guelph General Hospital. She was also charged under the Highway Traffic Act with red light fail to stop. 

On Jan. 31, 2018 at 5:20 p.m., Guelph Police went to the Zehrs located on Clair Road for the report of an intoxicated female causing a disturbance. The 43-year-old Guelph female was arrested for her safety.

On Feb. 1, 2018 at 3:20 am, Guelph Police went to the Johnston Street area after an alert resident noticed a neighbours car door open and observed a suspicious male. Police located the male inside a garage on Morris Street a short time later and he was arrested. The subsequent search of this male discovered a small quantity of crystal meth.

A 26-year-old Guelph man has been charged with breach of undertaking, three counts of breach of probation, two counts of break and enter with intent, theft under $5,000 and possession of a controlled substance. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

In the last 24 hours, the Guelph Police Service dealt with 199 calls for service.