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Annapolis RCMP Crime Report


By Heather Killen

The Spectator


The Annapolis RCMP received 94 calls for assistance during the week of October 29 through November 5. Among these were: two false 911, 10 traffic accidents, and three mental health matters. No false alarms were reported.

-- October 29 at 7:50 a.m. Clementsport. A complaint of trespassing was reported after a hunter parked on private property. The matter was resolved after he agreed to move.

-- October 29 at 8:30 a.m. Clementsvale. A disturbance was reported after a driver was going around blowing his horn.

-- October 29 at 9:23 a.m. Lequille, Highway 101. Police were called to a traffic accident after a vehicle collided with a bear. Other than to the bear, no injuries were reported.

-- October 29 at 9:27 a.m. Brickton, Highway 1. Police received a report of an erratic driver weaving on the roadway. The vehicle was not located by the police.

-- October 29 at 10:56 a.m. Deep Brook. A homeowner reported that a bullet had struck his house, possibly a stray bullet from a hunter. Police are looking into it.

-- October 29 at 11:39 a.m. Middleton. A resident dropped off ammunition for police destruction.

-- October 29 at 11:55 a.m. Middleton. A fraud was reported after a resident gave personal information over the phone to what was believed to be a bank employee. Police are warning the public that this has been occurring and never give out personal info over the phone.

-- October 29 at 12:11 a.m. South Williamston. Police were called to investigate a criminal harassment between parties.

-- October 29 at 12:53 p.m. Upper Granville. Police received a report that someone at a party was assaulted. Police are investigating.

-- October 29 at 4:02 p.m. Middleton A car was reported stolen from the Macdonald Museum. Police have charged an 18-year-old male.

-- October 29 at 6:34 p.m. Middleton. A complaint of mischief was reported after a mirror to a truck was broken. The incident was witnessed and police are investigating.

-- October 29 at 9:14 p.m. - Brickton. Police received a report of a possible break and enter in progress. Police learned that it was servicemen in the business.

-- October 29 at 9:34 p.m. - Lawrencetown. Police were called to assist the ambulance with a patient who was unwilling to go to the hospital.

-- October 29 at 8:36 p.m. Middleton. A caller reported that garbage was being burned in a residential area.

-- October 29 at 10:57 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to mitigate a dispute over money matters with alcohol involved.

-- October 30 at 9:35 a.m. Brickton. A hit-and-run is reported after a driver was sideswiped by another car that kept on going. The suspect vehicle turned out to have been stolen.

-- October 30 at 10:03 a.m. Bridgetown. Police were called about concerns with youths at the school smoking area. One issue is with garbage left behind.

-- October 30 at 10:11 p.m. Highway 1 Paradise. A caller reported a downed power line on the road. The fire department attended as well.

-- October 30 at 1:59 p.m. Bear River. A rock was thrown at the Legion window overnight.

-- October 30 at 2:09 p.m. West Dalhousie. Police were called about a possible impaired driver.

-- October 30 at 2:17 p.m. 101 Highway, Lawrencetown. A delivery truck was seen on the highway with its rear door open. A citizen was concerned that the load may fall out.

-- October 30 at 3:56 p.m. Highway 1 Wilmot. A near-collision was reported after a vehicle came out of a driveway and another driver had to slam on brakes to avoid a collision.

-- October 30 at 4:43 p.m. Middleton. A pedestrian was struck at a crosswalk, but not seriously injured. Police are following up with the driver.

-- October 30 at 9:12 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police were called to a disturbance after someone was banging on a door. Police located the person and he left for the night.

-- October 30 at 10:00 p.m. Middleton. A caller reported harassing phone calls from someone claiming to work for a phone company.

-- October 31at 1:28 a.m. Bridgetown. A caller reported a suspicious noise. Police attended but found no one in the area.

-- October 31 at 6:42 a.m. Middleton Police were called following a dispute over cheques taken from a vehicle. Police are investigating.

-- October 31at 11:28 a.m. Clementsport. A caller reported that someone was squealing tires and leaving black marks on the road over the weekend.

-- October 31at 2:06 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to a hit-and-run in a parking lot. The incident was seen by witnesses and police are following up further.

-- October 31 at 2:21 p.m. Highway 1 at Wilmot. Police were called to a two-vehicle collision in the intersection. No one was seriously injured.

-- October 31 at 2:58 p.m. Highway 101 at Middleton. Police were called after a car collided with a deer.

-- October 31 at 4:38 p.m. Port Lorne. A quantity of fuel was reported stolen.

-- October 31 at 6:31 p.m. Cornwallis. Police checked a vehicle and seized marijuana.

-- October 31 at 8:18 p.m. Middleton. Police were called when suspicious people in costumes were seen around the social services building. The people were gone when police arrived.

-- October 31 at 8:21 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to investigate a report of fraud. The resident got a suspicious phone call that told him he owes money.

-- October 31 at 8:52 p.m. Granville Beach. Police received a call that a house had been paint-balled.

-- October 31 at 9:54 p.m. Lequille. A caller reported that a house was paint-balled.

-- October 31 at 10:08 p.m. Lequille. Another homeowner reported being paint-balled.

-- October 31 at 10:34 p.m. Granville. Police checked a car and seized marijuana. Drug charges are being laid against both occupants.

-- October 31 at 11:30 p.m. Middleton. Police responded to a report of a disturbance. A young female was arrested for assaulting a police officer. Charges to follow.

--Nov 1 at 7:22 a.m. Bridgetown. A local business reported being hit by a paint ball overnight.

-- November 1 at 11:09 a.m. Moschelle. A homeowner reported that her house was hit by a paint ball sometime overnight.

-- November 1 at 4:14 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to a traffic accident after the driver of a vehicle had gone in the ditch to avoid rear-ending another vehicle.

-- November 1 at 8:25 p.m. Highway 201 at Paradise. Police conducted a road check.

-- November 1 at 8:25 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police received a report of a suspicious person hanging around the old Co-op. It turned out the individual was getting in out of the rain.

-- November 1 at 9:43 p.m. Nictaux. A disturbance was reported at a residence. The issue concerned items on a computer.

-- November 1 at 9:43 p.m. South Williamston. Police conducted a road check.

-- November 2 at 1:59 a.m. Bridgetown. A caller reported hearing noises outside the house. Police attended but no one was found.

-- November 2 at 10:22 a.m. Cornwallis Highway 101. A deer was struck while running across the highway.

-- November 2 at 11:00 a.m. Hampton. A John Deere ride-on lawnmower was reported stolen.

-- November 2 at 12:00 noon Middleton. A complaint of mischief was reported after the door of a vehicle was kicked.

-- November 2 at 8:38 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report that a group of youth was running on the roof of a local business.

-- November 2 at 8:53 p.m. Nictaux. Police are investigating an assault that occurred as a result of a road-rage incident.

-- November 2 at 9:24 p.m. Cornwallis. Police received a report that there was a fight among some teenagers. They left before police arrived.

-- November 2 at 11:16 p.m. Lawrencetown. A noise complaint was reported. The individuals quieted down after conversation with the police.

-- November 3 at 1:53 a.m. Torbrook. A caller reported hearing tires screeching. Police attended and found an accident where a person was injured. The individual was taken to hospital. Police continue to investigate.

-- November 3 at 4:46 a.m. Bridgetown East. A complaint of theft was reported after a Honda four wheeler was stolen overnight from outside of a residence.

-- November 3 at 8:59 a.m. Bridgetown East. Police received a report of a break and enter to a residence overnight.

-- November 3 at 10:36 a.m. Nictaux Falls. Police were called to a traffic accident after a pickup hit a pole. No one was injured. The driver was charged for driving offences.

-- November 3 at 1:32 p.m. Inglisville. A dangerous driver was reported for ongoing speeding concerns after a vehicle was heard squealing its tires.

-- November 3 at 4:32 p.m. Bridgetown. A driver was reported for crossing the centerline.

-- November 3 at 4:29 p.m.  Beaconsfield. No trespassing signs were stolen.

-- November 3 at 8:13 p.m. Margaretsville. A caller reported hearing a gunshot near a gravel pit.

-- November 3 at 8:06 p.m. New Albany. A driver was reported as swerving on the roadway. Police spoke to the driver who was not impaired.

-- November 3 at 10:22 p.m. Nictaux. Police conducted a road check.

-- November 4 at 12:40 a.m. Lawrencetown. Police located a vehicle in the ditch. A further investigation is underway for possible charges regarding a stolen vehicle and driving while impaired.


Crimes, or information on crimes, can be reported to the Annapolis RCMP at 825-2000 in Middleton, or 665-4481 in Bridgetown. Information on crimes can also be reported to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


Organizations: RCMP, Macdonald Museum, New Albany Crime Stoppers

Geographic location: Bridgetown East, Annapolis, Deep Brook Bear River Port Lorne

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