Break and enter – arrest
On April 30, 2019, the Guelph Police went to a Norfolk Street commercial use building for the report of a man breaking into the unoccupied basement unit. When police arrived, the door to the unit was found to have extensive damage and the man was located inside and he was arrested.
The 40-year-old Guelph man has been charged with break and enter, mischief under and three counts of breach probation. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Theft from car – arrest
On April 28, 2019, a motor vehicle was entered while parked inside the East Parkade downtown and a purse was stolen. It was then discovered that a debit card was then used within the Old Quebec Street Mall. Investigation identified the responsible person.
On April 30, 2019 at 4:40 p.m., the man was located on Carden Street and arrested.
The 28-year-old Guelph man has been charged with possession of stolen property, fraud under, unauthorized use of credit card and identity theft. He will appear in court on June 7, 2019.
Stolen truck located in Brantford area
On May 1, 2019, shortly after midnight, Guelph Police received the report that a 2002 Chevrolet Suburban had been stolen from the parking lot at 435 Woodlawn Road West. At 1:45 a.m., Six Nations Police had located the truck. Only the plate could be identified as it had been set on fire.
Two arrested on warrants
A 40-year-old Guelph man arrested on a warrant for fraud under. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
A 49-year-old Guelph man arrested on a warrant for fail to re-attend court. He will appear in court on June 7, 2019.
Theft from cars
On April 30, 2019, the Guelph Police received two reports of theft from cars. The locations were Lyle Place and Cork Street. In the Cork Street incident, a window was smashed to take the backpack left in plain view.
This crime is easily avoidable. Please lock your cars and do not leave belongings visible. If you do become a victim of this crime you can report it through the Guelph Police online reporting portal.
Calls for Service
Over the past 24 hours the Guelph Police Service dealt with 229 calls for service.