Posts Tagged ‘OPP’

OPP investigating series of break-ins in Point Edward

Lambton County OPP say they are investigating a series of theft, break and enter and mischief incidents that took place between June 27 and July 1. The incidents include: Entry to the Cheese Store on Michigan Avenue (overnight June 29/30) where an undisclosed amount of cash was stolen after a window was broken. Entry to [...]

OPP traffic stop results in charges of drunk driving, obstruction/resisting

Lambton OPP say a 28-year-old Brigden man faces charges of obstruct/resist a peace officer as well as failure to provide a breath sample after a traffic stop on Petrolia Line on Sunday (June 9). In the incident, which occurred just after 1:30 a.m., a Pontiac vehicle was stopped. When the officer made a demand for [...]

Two trucks crash coming into Canada on Blue Water Bridge, chemical leak contained with no material to river

Two trucks, both headed into Canada, crashed on the Blue Water Bridge early Wednesday evening, resulting in the precautionary evacuation of the parking lot below the bridge. The trucks were carrying potassium hydroxide and sodium hydroxide, which leaked from the trucks. That material has been contained and did not enter the St. Clair River. Lambton [...]

OPP investigating theft of wood and cash box in Lambton Shores

Lambton OPP say they are investigating a theft of wood and a cash box that occurred on April 27, 2013 around 8:00 p.m. in the 9000 block of Lakeshore Road. Police say the suspects are believed to have first been in the area around 4 p.m., returning to steal the items around 8 p.m. The [...]

OPP investigating theft of cable from Arkona campground

  Lambton OPP say they are investigating the theft of electrical supply cords that were cut and stolen from trailers at an Arkona campground. The 10-gauge cords, each about 25 feet in length and with an amperage reading of 30-50, were stolen sometime between march 18 and March 31 of this year.

OPP release name of deceased in Wednesday’s traffic accident

  Lambton OPP have released the identity of the motorist who died earlier this week after a collision at the corner of Petrolia Line and Forest Road. Geri Freeborn, 57, of London was pronounced dead at the scene after her Toyota vehicle collided with a Jeep travelling west on Petrolia Line. The incident occurred around [...]

Two Sarnia men face drug charges in Northern Ontario

  A Sarnia man arrested near Espanola, Ont., in late August has been sentenced to 41 months in jail. Ronald James Fraser, 45, who was charged with possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking, received credit for five months' time-served. He also faces a lifetime firearms ban. On August 25, 2012, a team from [...]

Sarnia Police say man, wanted on warrants, was driving stolen car

  Sarnia Police say a man now alleged to have stolen a vehicle from the 400 block of Campbell Street some time in the last three days was stopped by OPP in Point Edward yesterday around 2:45 a.m. The 29-year-old driver was wanted by Sarnia Police on several outstanding warrants and was taken to police headquarters. [...]

OPP make two arrests in as many break and enter incidents

  Lambton OPP say a youth from Plympton-Wyoming who cannot be named and a 20-year-old Sarnia man both face charges related to the theft and possession of property allegedly stolen in two incidents, one on Dec. 21, 2012 and another between Jan. 6 and Jan. 8, 2013. The earlier theft, which occurred from a residence [...]

Corunna’s Operation Christmas Tree a resounding success

2012 OPP Drive Thru

The Corunna Community Policing Committee's Operation Christmas Tree held over the weekend was a success, say organizers. Results for the 8th Drive Thru event included 784 canned and dry food items, 336 toys, and $658.66 in donations.