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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

On July 12, 2016 at 4 p.m., the Guelph Police received a complaint that a male was in his truck on Dublin Street and Waterloo Avenue when a cyclist reached into his vehicle and slapped him on the chest.

Cyclist assaults driver

On July 12, 2016 at 4 p.m., the Guelph Police received a complaint that a male was in his truck on Dublin Street and Waterloo Avenue when a cyclist reached into his vehicle and slapped him on the chest. The cyclist then left the area. It is believed that the cyclist was upset that the vehicle almost hit him. He is described as a white male, 5’10”, slim with a possible moustache. He was wearing a red baseball cap and a small teardrop backpack. The driver was not injured.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact  Sgt J. Guardiero at 519-824-1212 at extension #7459. Anonymous tips can be left at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.csgw.tips.

Cars damaged

On July 12, 2016 the Guelph Police received three reports of damage to vehicles in the south end. A vehicle on Gosling Gardens had its bumper damaged. Police were called to the area at 3:19 a.m. but were unable to locate the responsible person(s). Police later received two more reports where in both incidents, a rock was thrown through the window of a car. These occurred on Porter Drive and Clairfields Drive.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contactGuelph Police at 519-824-1212 at extension #7241. Anonymous tips can be left at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.csgw.tips.

Break and enter

On July 12, 2016 at 6:43 a.m., the Guelph Police went to a Wellington Street West business to investigate a break and enter. The culprit(s) entered the business compound sometime overnight and stole thousands of dollars’ worth of tools from locked boxes and vehicles.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact  Cst S. Bangay at 519-824-1212 at extension #7029. Anonymous tips can be left at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.csgw.tips.

A safe community starts with a safe home. Protect yourself and your family with these home safety tips from Guelph Police investigative support services. You can also check out recent break and enter locations by going to our crime mapping page.

Police incidents from the past 24 hours

The Guelph Police were involved in 209 incidents in this time frame. Incidents involve everything from traffic stops and accidental 911 calls to domestics and break and enters.