Sometime over night on October 16, 2018 a residence on Burton Road was entered and two vehicles were taken from the driveway. The culprit(s) entered an insecure vehicle in the driveway and opened the garage door via the garage door opener. Keys to both vehicles were taken from the garage along with property that includes several purses, a tool box and an empty propane tank. The stolen vehicles are a yellow 2013 Mini Cooper Convertible with black racing stripes and a green 2013 Jeep Wrangler with the logo “World of Hot Tubs” on both sides.
Anyone with information that will assist this investigation is asked to contact Constable Zack Martin at 519-824-1212 extension 7155.
Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision
On October 17, 2018 at approximately 11:45 p.m., Guelph Police responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Victoria Road at Golden View Drive. An older model sedan had struck a hydro pole. The driver, a 20 year old Guelph male, was taken to Guelph General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the collision.
Anyone with information that will assist this investigation is asked to contact Sergeant Dave Caron of the Traffic Unit at 519-824-1212 extension 7225.
Attempt Break and Enter
On October 17, 2018 Guelph Police responded to two reports of break and enters to sheds and garages on Thornhill Drive, Guelph. On both occasions culprit(s) entered a garage and a shed. A tent was taken from one of the entries.
Guelph Police would like to remind residents to consider locking sheds, garages and any other buildings associated to your property; especially if they contain valuables or if they allow access to your residence and/or vehicle.
Theft from Vehicle
On October 17, 2018 at approximately 3:50 p.m., a female on Dumbarton Street observed an unknown male enter her parked vehicle. She yelled at the male and he fled the area with her backpack-styled purse. He is described as male white and was wearing a black hoodie. Guelph Police searched the area for the male but did not locate him.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Guelph Police or anonymous information can be left by calling CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Calls for Service
In the last 24 hours, Guelph Police dealt with 206 calls for service.