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Posted Thursday, August 17, 2017

At approximately 11:34am on August 16 th , a man entered a west end pharmacy and demand that he be given drugs. The man then threatened to hurt people with a syringe if he did not get what he was asking for. Police arrived while the suspect was still in the store, refusing to surrender himself and threatening officers with the syringe. The male was eventually taken into custody with the use of a conducted energy weapon (CEW).
Once the suspect’s identity was discovered,...

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Posted Wednesday, August 16, 2017

At approximately 2pm on the afternoon of August 15 th , members of the High Enforcement Action Team were on patrol in the downtown core when they approached a male that was known to be bound by certain release conditions while in the community. As a result of that interaction, the male was found to be in possession of two knives, bear spray, dog spray and a substance believed to be methamphetamine.
The 21 year old Guelph male was arrested and charged with a total of 13 weapons,...

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Posted Tuesday, August 15, 2017

On August 14 th at approximately 9:20pm a woman and her two small children were walking through the parking lot of the Wellington Plaza at 29 Gordon Street in Guelph. At that time they were approached by two men in a vehicle, one of whom spoke to the woman and her children and then picked up the 2 children. The woman told the man to put her children down which he did and the two men left the area in their vehicle.
They are described as follows:
Male, white, 5’8”-6’...

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Posted Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Thefts from vehicles continue to have consequences for the victim of these crimes. On August 14 th there were two separate incidents on Oriole Crescent and Eramosa Road where vehicles were entered resulting in the theft of banks cards, cheques, a passport and other personal identification.
In most instances, this crime is easily avoided by locking your cars, keeping valuables out of sight or removed from your vehicle and parked in a well-lit and visible area where possible....

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Posted Monday, August 14, 2017

On August 14, 2017, at approximately 6:30pm, Guelph police were called to a Christopher Court address. As a result of this call for service, several resources were deployed and there was significant police activity in the area.
This situation has now been resolved safely. Police would like to highlight that there was never any danger to the general public. Guelph police would like to thank the residents of the area for their patience and understanding. Due to privacy reasons,...

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