Your Local News

in Chatsworth, Grey Highlands, Southgate, West Grey

The Village Banner ad
Grey County Reads
Annesley Events

April 19, 2021

Suspect facing multiple charges after arrest on Hwy 10 near Berkeley

OPP logo and flashing red light

On April 16, 2021, members of the Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to several criminal incidents throughout the day. 

At approximately 7:30 pm, the suspect was arrested on Highway 10 near Berkeley. Three OPP cruisers were damaged while stopping the suspect. 

A 40-year-old man from Brampton has been charged with the following offences: 

  • Robbery (3 counts) 
  • Assault Causing Bodily Harm (3 counts) 
  • Dangerous Driving (4 counts) 
  • Assault (3 counts) 
  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose 
  • Utter Threats to Cause Death or Bodily Harm 
  • Theft of Motor Vehicle (2 counts) 
  • Theft Over $5000-Motor Vehicle 
  • Theft Under $5000 
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order (3 counts) 
  • Fail to Comply with Undertaking 
  • Drive While Suspended

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing in the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound. 

The investigation is ongoing. If you witnessed these events or have any information please contact Grey-Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.


At South Grey News, we endeavour to bring you truthful and factual, up-to-date local community news in a quick and easy-to-digest format that’s free of political bias. We believe this service is more important today than ever before, as social media has given rise to misinformation, largely unchecked by big corporations who put profits ahead of their responsibilities.

South Grey News does not have the resources of a big corporation. We are a small, locally owned-and-operated organization. Research, analysis and physical attendance at public meetings and community events requires considerable effort. But contributions from readers and advertisers, however big or small, go a long way to helping us deliver positive, open and honest journalism for this community.

Please consider supporting South Grey News with a donation in lieu of a subscription fee and let us know that our efforts are appreciated. Thank you.

Abbeyfield House - Durham Open House subscribe tower ad Grey County Libraries Powerful Machines
Bernard's quality cars ad click for inventory. The Women's Centre Grey Bruce Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Canada Day Breakfast Grey Highlands Library: Hiring CEO/Librarian Home-Based Childcare Provider Info Session Grey Bruce Animal Shelter Your ad her $59/week Barbara Pearn Artist Donate to Canadian Red Cross Forests Ontario ad Crime Stoppers of Grey Bruce