Recently, the Guelph Police began an investigation in which a male was charged with Assault with a Weapon, Weapons Dangerous, and Breach Probation. The male was arrested at the scene, and the victim was treated for their injuries. Through investigation, the male has now been charged with Attempt Murder.
If you are a victim of domestic assault, you are not alone. Our community partners at Women in Crisis and Victim Services Wellington assist to ensure your safety as well as getting connected with other available resources. If your partner is violent, don’t be silent.
Smash and grab arrest
On November 21, 2018, at approximately 2:41 a.m., Guelph Police received a call about a window being smashed out of a car and items being stolen on Cork Street.
Police located the male on MacDonell Street and the male was arrested. David McLAUCHLIN, a 33-year-old Guelph male was charged with Possession of Stolen Property, Theft Under $5000, Mischief Under $5000, and Possession of Break-In Tools. McLAUCHLIN is scheduled to appear in court on January 11, 2019.
Calls for service
In the last 24 hours, Guelph Police dealt with 243 calls for service.