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West Grey Police weekly report Jan 5 - 12

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During the week of January 5 - 12, 2023, the West Grey Police Service responded to 80 total calls for service.

  • 9 – Police Assistance / Information
  • 10 – 911 Calls
  • 1 – Break and Enter
  • 4 – Domestic / Family Disputes
  • 5 – Ambulance / Fire Assistance Calls
  • 1 – Impaired
  • 1 – Mischief
  • 1 – Suspicious Vehicle
  • 6 – Traffic Complaints / Hazards
  • 2 – Warrants
  • 2 – Neighbour Disputes
  • 7 – Motor Vehicle Collisions
  • 10 – Mental Health Act
  • 1 – Drug Offence
  • 1 – Fraud
  • 4 – Animal Complaints
  • 4 – Assist Other Police Service
  • 1 – Disturb the Peace

On January 15, 2023, West Grey Police were conducting routine patrols on Concession 8 North in the former Bentinck Twp., WGT when a vehicle was seen leaving a residence at a high rate of speed. Officers conducted a traffic stop. As a result of investigation a 50-year-old male from West Grey was arrested and has been charged with:

  • Adult – Fail to Comply with Release Order (2 Counts)

The accused was held by police for a Bail Hearing and remains in custody.

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest — On January 18, 2023, West Grey Police conducted a traffic stop in the Town of Durham. A passenger in the vehicle was wanted by Owen Sound Police Service on multiple arrest warrants. The passenger was taken into police custody and was found to be in possession of a quantity of an illegal substance.

As a result of investigation a 25-year-old male from Owen Sound was arrested and has been charged with:

  • Adult – Possession of a Schedule 1 substance – Fentanyl

The accused was processed and later released on an Undertaking to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Walkerton at a later date.

If you have any information on any incident or any crime or wanted person you are asked to contact the West Grey Police at 519 369 3046 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS — You may be eligible for a cash reward.

 


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