Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Man accused of driving stolen truck is arrested after spotted riding bike

Sarnia Police say a man who got away from them on July 31 was arrested Wednesday after an officer spotted the accused riding a bicycle on Christina Street. The accused, a 21-year-old Sarnia man, had been spotted driving a stolen pickup truck just after midnight and was pursued by a patrol officer. The chase was […]

Sarnia Police arrest 43-year-old after discovery of stolen goods in storage unit

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Sarnia Police say they have arrested a 43-year-old Sarnia man who is accused of being responsible for several break in thefts in Sarnia and surrounding area, including as far away as Dresden. The arrest was made on Wednesday (August 6) and was subsequent to a search warrant having been executed on a local storage unit. […]

Sarnia Police report 162 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service answered 162 calls for service during the weekend of July 25th -27th. Officers also conducted 33 traffic stops for various traffic infractions. The 162 calls include: 11 – 911 Hang Up Calls 11 – Alarm Calls 9 – Cause Disturbance Calls 10 – Domestic/Family Disputes 7 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 9 – Noise […]

Sarnia businesswoman faces new charges a month after initial arrest

Sarnia Police say they have charged a 40-year-old businesswoman with new charges a month after she was alleged to have committed 24 fraud-related offences between October 2011 and March 2014. Laurie Sproviero, whose LinkedIn profile indicates she is a vice president of Built-Rite Doors in Sarnia, was first arrested and charged on June 23, 2014. […]

Can you identify the people breaking into St. Vincent de Paul store?

Sarnia Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying suspects depicted in a surveillance video. In the incident, which occurred at about 2:30 a.m. on Friday, July 11, suspects are seen entering the St. Vincent de Paul Store on Davis Street. They are alleged to have stolen a skateboard, watches and other items. While […]

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


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 […]