Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

OPP looking for information regarding Point Edward single-vehicle crash

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Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate a single motor vehicle collision that occurred in the early hours of Thursday on Front Street near Village Green in Point Edward. The collision is said to have caused a “substantial” amount of property damage but it is unknown whether there were injuries since the occupants of the vehicle [...]

OPP says stolen watch recovered, suspects charged

Two Sarnia residents have been arrested and charged by Lambton OPP after an investigation into a theft of a Rolex watch said to be worth $38,000. The incident, police say, took place during the afternoon of June 8, 2014 at an auction in Point Edward. The suspects, a 48-year-old man and a 45-year-old woman, were [...]

Three U.S. citizens arrested after border incident

Lambton OPP say they have laid weaponsand drug charges against three American citizens after an incident at the Blue Water Bridge on Saturday evening. The incident, which occurred around 7:30 p.m., involved a 19-year-old female driver, a 24-year-old male passenger and a 26-year-old male passenger, all of whom remained in custody Sunday. They are to [...]

OPP see approach of young girl by stranger as reason enough to issue reminder

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Lambton OPP say a young girl who was approached by a stranger while she was out for a walk in Petrolia earlier this week is reason enough to remind people to contact officers if similar events occur. In the incident this week, which occurred Monday (May 26) around 6 p.m., the girl was walking her [...]

Lambton OPP recover body from St. Clair River south of Blue Water Bridge

Lambton OPP say they have recovered a body they believe to be the person who is said to have jumped off the Blue Water Bridge last Thursday (May 22). The discovery of the body was made at about 11:30 a.m. today (Monday, May 26) after an extensive search involving area first responders. A post mortem [...]

OPP investigating report of jump from Blue Water Bridge

On May 22, 2014 just after 10 a.m. Lambton Ontario Provincial Police along with Lambton Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the Point Edward Fire Service responded to the Blue Water Bridge after receiving a call that a vehicle driver had abandoned a motor vehicle on the north span of the bridge, and that the driver allegedly jumped from [...]

Lambton OPP warns about ongoing ‘remote access’ computer scam

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Lambton OPP is reminding members of the public that someone calling to tell you your computer is malfunctioning is almost certainly trying to perpetrate a scam. “When your roof leaks, you know it before the roofing companies would know it,” notes Const. Todd Monaghan of the OPP. “If your computer is not working right you [...]

OPP asking for help regarding fire of dumped items

Lambton OPP are asking for information from the public regarding an open and unattended fire that got the attention of the St. Clair Township Fire Department on Tuesday afternoon. In the incident, which occurred just before 3 p.m., a pile of refuse was found burning on Tecumseh Road, just south of LaSalle Line. Various household [...]

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. [...]