Tracks lead police to culprit and stolen property

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Annapolis RCMP report


The Annapolis RCMP received 55 calls during the week of Feb. 10 through Feb.17. Among these were: nine false 911s, two minor accidents, nine domestic disputes, four mental health matters, and two road checks.

Following are a few of these calls:

-- Feb. 10 at 8:58 a.m. Bear River. Police were called to a single-vehicle roll-over.  The vehicle went to pass a vehicle on slippery roads, rolled over, and went over an embankment. There were no injuries to the driver and no entrapment.  A patrol was made and the vehicle was towed.

-- Feb. 10 at 9:44 a.m. Nictaux. Police responded to a 911 misdial and learned the caller had been trying to check his voicemail. He was advised to be more careful.

-- Feb 10 at 2:01 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of an abandoned vehicle that had been parked in a lot for more than a week. RCMP checked but nothing was suspicious. The vehicle was clean and tidy and parked legally.

-- Feb 10 at 3:06 p.m. Middleton. Two male shoplifters were caught on surveillance video. The matter is under investigation.

-- Feb 10 at 4:42 p.m. Middleton. An RCMP member responded to a 911 call and learned the individual was trying to call 411 and dialed 911 in error. The person was advised to be more careful in the future. There were no problems at the residence.

-- Feb. 10 at 6:38 p.m. Beaconsfield. An intoxicated driver was arrested. Charges are pending.

-- Feb. 10 at 8:41 p.m.  Bridgetown. An assault was reported at Tim Hortons Bridgetown. The suspect fled but was arrested later.

-- Feb. 10 at 8:49 p.m. Middleton. A suspicious noise was reported. Police attended but heard no noise, found nothing suspicious, and no footprints in the snow.

-- Feb. 11 at 7:49 a.m. Clementsport.  Harassing text messages were reported. This is part of an ongoing investigation.

-- Feb. 11 at 10:08 a.m. Wilmot. Aluminum windows were stolen from a property. Footprints in the snow lead to A&D Trailer park and the stolen property was located and returned.

--Feb. 11 at 12:56 p.m. Torbrook. 'Nasty' letters were reported. The suspect has been identified.

-- Feb. 11 at 1:14 p.m. Bridgetown. A driver was charged with failing to obey a traffic sign.

-- February 11 at 1:19 p.m. Bridgetown. A driver was issued a warning for failing to carry a vehicle permit.

-- Feb. 11 at 2:29 p.m. Bridgetown.  A theft of gas was reported. The suspect was identified.

-- Feb. 11 at 2:40 p.m. Lequille. An RCMP member made a patrol in response to a 911 call and found the pay phone had been removed by Bell Alliant some time ago.

-- Feb. 11 at 3:48 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report that a suitcase and a couple of plastic bags were left in the parking lot at community services. A patrol was made and found that the owner had retrieved the bags. 

-- Feb. 11 at 4:44 p.m. Litchfield. A harassment complaint was reported. The Senior Safety coordinator was advised.

-- Feb. 12 at 12:22 p.m. Brooklyn. A complaint of mischief to a vehicle was reported. Police attended and nothing was missing and nothing appeared to be vandalized.

-- Feb. 12 at 1:19 p.m. Beaconsfield. A parking complaint was reported after a tractor-trailer had been parked on the road overnight. Police made a patrol and confirmed the tractor-trailer was impeding traffic. The owner was called to move the vehicle.

-- Feb. 12 at 2:13 p.m. Annapolis RCMP issued a warrant for execution for breach of probation.

-- Feb. 12 at 2:25 p.m. Annapolis RCMP issued a warrant for execution for breach of probation.

-- Feb. 12 at 2:51 p.m. Parkers Cove. A texting complaint was received. The matter was resolved for now.

-- Feb. 12 at 6:36 p.m. Port George. A theft was reported, but the matter was civil and not criminal.

-- Feb. 12 at 7:38 p.m. Cornwallis. A Court order violation was reported, but was deemed to be unfounded.

-- Feb. 12 at 7:57 p.m. Lawrencetown. An building was reported as being insecure. Police attended and no tracks in snow around the property are found. Police secured the property and notified the owners.

-- Feb. 13 at 8:36 a.m. Wilmot. Property damage was reported. The matter is under investigation.

-- Feb. 13 at 10:48 a.m. Bridgetown. A suspicious vehicle was reported.  Police patrolled but were unable to locate it.

-- Feb. 13 at 11:38 a.m. North Willamston. A possible traffic hazard was reported after cattle were running loose in road. The cattle were accounted for and none escaped.

--Feb. 13 at 3:58 p.m. Middleton. A vehicle was checked and the driver’s license was revoked. Charges are issued and the vehicle towed.

-- Feb. 13 at 9:09 p.m. Bear River area. A traffic hazard was reported after the bridge flooded. 

-- Feb. 14 at 11:01 a.m. Victoriaville. A vehicle was reported off the road. A tow truck removed the car.  The tow truck driver said the registered owner called to have truck removed from the ditch.

--Feb. 14 at 1:50 p.m. Lawrencetown. An individual was reported to be breaking windows in cars and making threats. The investigation is ongoing.

-- Feb. 14 at 6:12 p.m. Bridgetown. A washout was reported on the rail bed. ATV and snowmobile clubs were notified of the hazard and appropriate warning signs are in place in interim.

-- Feb. 15 at 12:14 p.m. Bear River. Damage was reported to a vehicle. This is part of an ongoing investigation.

--Feb. 15 at 3:38 p.m. Bridgetown. Police received a complaint of a dog in a cage outside of a building howling. Police attended and the dog was found to be safe and cared for.

-- Feb. 15 at 8:05 p.m. Wilmot.Threats were reported. The investigation is ongoing.

-- Feb. 15 at 8:30 p.m. Middleton. Drugs are seized from a vehicle. The investigation is ongoing.

-- Feb. 15 at 9 p.m. Bridgetown. Breach of undertaking is reported. Police attend but no offence took place.

-- Feb. 16 at 1:12 p.m. Wilmot. An insecure premise was reported.

-- Feb. 16 at 2:38 p.m. Bear River. Threats were reported. The investigation is ongoing.

-- Feb. 16 at 7:00 p.m. Meadowvale. A snow mobile was reported to be driving on private property. The snow mobile was gone upon police arrival.

-- Feb. 16 at 7:48 p.m. Middleton. Threats were reported. An arrest was made. The matter is still under investigation.

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.


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