Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Police seeking help in solving bike theft

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Sarnia Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for stealing a DIADORA brand men’s mountain bike from the rear of a business on Christina Street last Friday (July 18). The incident is said to have occurred at about 10:30 a.m. when a suspect used bolt cutters to remove the lock on […]

Sarnia Police unsuccessful in pursuit of driver of stolen truck

Sarnia Police say the driver of a black pickup truck that was being pursued on Saturday (July 19) ended up evading an officer who had stopped the vehicle for having improper plates. The incident began just before 11 p.m. in the 1600 block of London Line when the vehicle pulled out of a motel parking […]

A ‘return to scene of the (first) crime’ results in arrest

When a 45-year-old man stole more than $500 in merchandise from a local business last Wednesday (July 16), his image was captured on surveillance video. Then on Monday (July 21), he returned to the same store, again with theft on his mind. But this time the staff of the business, recognizing the thief, were able […]

Watchful neighbour key to a robbery in progress falling short

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Sarnia Police say a watchful neighbour was able to foil a robbery in progress in the 200 block of Bright Street Monday evening (July 14) The home being robbed was vacant when the neighbour observed two men at the rear sliding door around 9 p.m. The neighbour called Sarnia Police who responded and arrested two […]

Sarnia Police seize ‘large quantities’ of marijuana in apartment raid

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Sarnia Police say officers executed a search warrant on an apartment in the 100 block of George Street Tuesday, seizing what is described as a large quantity of cannabis marijuana with a street value of $4,330. The raid, which took place about 5:30 p.m., resulted in the arrest of the resident. He was held for […]

Sarnia Police say incident shows that ‘weapons, drugs, stolen property go hand in hand’

A search of a Queen Street apartment last Friday has resulted in the seizure of drugs, weapons and stolen property as well as the arrest of two individuals, say Sarnia Police. One was a 37-year-old resident of the premises who faces various charges, including possession of drugs, weapons and stolen property. A 26-year-old woman, who […]

Woman faces drug charges after search warrant

A drug warrant last Thursday has resulted in a 24-year-old Sarnia woman being charged with various drug charges including possession for the purposes of trafficking. Sarnia Police executed the search warrant in a residence in the 700 block of Rogers Street around 9:30 p.m. No one was at home at the time, but officers found […]

Sarnia Police respond to 146 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service responded to 146 calls for service this past weekend. Officers also conducted 22 traffic stops for various traffic violations.  Some of the calls include: 5 – 911 calls 10 – Alarm calls 5 – Animal complaints 7 – Disturb the peace 8 – Domestic disputes 7 – Liquor License Act 4 – […]

Sarnia Police asking for public help with identification of suspect

Sarnia Police are asking for the assistance of anyone who may be able to recognize a person they say removed a purse and laptop computer from a vehicle outside a restaurant on Saturday, June 28. A surveillance video seen below (while in poor original quality) may be helpful, say police. The suspect was in a […]

Traffic stop leads to cautionary note regarding ‘look alike’ pellet guns

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A traffic stop late Monday morning (July 7) during which time the uniformed Sarnia Police officer noticed what looked very much like a Colt “Defender” handgun has Sarnia Police issuing a warning people who own similar “weapons.” “This is not the first time officers have encountered a pellet gun that resembled the real thing,” said […]