Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

OPP respond to animal cruelty incident in Forest; chemicals found after search warrant

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On March 14, 2014 just before 5:30 p.m. Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers became involved in an animal cruelty investigation. During the investigation one 22 -year-old male from Forest was taken into custody where he remains at this time. Also, OPP officers executed a search warrant at a residential address on MacKenzie street in Forest [...]

OPP hopes video will spark new leads in investigation of Karen Caughlin’s murder

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The continuing investigation of the murder of 14-year-old Karen Caughlin has prompted the OPP to produce a seven-minute video with the hope that it will generate new leads in a case that will be 40 years old on Sunday. Neither the family or the OPP is giving up hope that those responsible will be found. [...]

Lambton OPP continue to work on aftermath of Wednesday’s storm

Lambton OPP say they fielded approximately 75 traffic related calls for service between 12:00 noon March 12, 2014 and 5:30 a.m. March 13, 2014 and another 28 general calls for service during the same time period. Officers continue to work on Plank road in the area of LaSalle road to Petrolia line in particular, to [...]

OPP launches distracted driving campaign

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Distracted driving was cited as the number one killer on OPP patrolled roads in 2013 and Lambton OPP says its officers will be doing their best to ensure this doesn’t happen in 2014. The distracted driving campaign runs from March 8, 2014 – March 14, 2014 across the Province of Ontario and Lambton officers will be participating [...]

Lambton OPP continues its investigation of yesterday’s crashes

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Lambton OPP says it is continuing to investigate several accidents that occurred Thursday (Feb. 27), including one that resulted in two deaths. The fatalities occurred in the first accident, a multi-vehicle collision which took place around 8:30 a.m. in the west bound lanes of Highway 402 (just west of Oil Heritage Road). The road was closed [...]

OPP investigating fatal crash on 402 westbound as reports of second crash come in

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Lambton Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating a fatal collision on westbound Highway 402 just west of Oil Heritage Road. The collision west of Oil Heritage Road involves multiple vehicles and OPP has the area shut down until further notice. Lambton OPP is utilizing Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) as well as the Mobile [...]

OPP say arrest made in connection with Point Edward break & enter

Lambton OPP say they have arrested a 30-year-old Sarnia man in connection with a break and enter on Louisa Street in Point Edward this past Saturday. The OPP say a subsequent investigation lead them to a Sarnia residence where the stolen items, including assorted jewellery and electronics, were allegedly found. The accused faces charges that [...]

Lambton OPP seeking help in theft of batteries, radiators

Lambton OPP are asking for the assistance of the public in connection with what they believe to be the theft of items found in a vehicle stop earlier this month. At around 3:00 a.m. on February 3, 2014, OPP officers stopped a blue Chevrolet Lumina on Confederation Street in Sarnia.  While speaking with the occupants, [...]

Lambton OPP say two officers assaulted during arrest

A 19-year-old Sarnia man faces charges related to a disturbance in Petrolia early Sunday morning (Feb. 16) during which two Lambton OPP officers were assaulted, one seriously to have sought treatment in hospital. OPP say the incident occurred in response to a disturbance at the corner of Eureka Street and James Street. Two men were [...]

Petrolia man charged after OPP investigation of single-vehicle collision

Lambton OPP say they have charged a 22-year-old Petrolia man with impaired driving causing bodily harm and driving over the legal limit as the result of an investigation into a serious single motor vehicle collision that occurred Thursday  (Feb. 13) at around 8:30 p.m. A passenger in the vehicle, 21-year-old Danny Gibbons, also from Petrolia, [...]