Male Arrested After Thefts

On September 9th, 2021, at 4:21pm, an adult male took a bicycle that was left unlocked out front of store located in the downtown core of the City of Guelph. The bicycle is described as a GT Verb Comp mountain bike and is valued at $1,049.97.

On September 14th, at 6:24am, the Guelph Police Service was notified that the male had just attempted to enter the garage of a residence located just outside the downtown core, but was chased away by a resident. The male was also observed entering the backyard shed of a nearby residence, and proceeded to take a tool bag with various tools and an iPad with charger. The value of the stolen items was $500.

At 6:37am, police located the male in the area. He was found in possession of the stolen items and was subsequently arrested.

A 36 year old Guelph male has been charged with:
-Theft Under $5,000
-Break, Enter And Commit
-Possession Of Stolen Property Under $5,000

He will appear in court on December 31st.

Please note that the stolen bicycle was not recovered. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Constable Thomas Lecomte at 519-824-1212 ext. 7163, email him at tlecomte@guelphpolice.ca, leave an anonymous tip at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit an anonymous tip online at www.csgw.tips.

Multiple Stolen Vehicles

Some time between 10pm on September 12th and 8am on September 13th, 2021, a white 2017 Lexus RX350 was taken from the driveway of a residence located near the intersection of Elmira Road South and Paisley Road in the City of Guelph.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Constable Mason Melitzer at 519-824-1212 ext. 7278, email him at mmelitzer@guelphpolice.ca, leave an anonymous tip at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit an anonymous tip online at www.csgw.tips.

On September 13th, 2021, at 2:54am, a white 2020 Lexus RX350 was taken from the driveway of a residence located near the intersection of Victoria Road South and Clair Road East in the City of Guelph.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Constable David Lee at 519-824-1212 ext. 7108, email him at dlee@guelphpolice.ca, leave an anonymous tip at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit an anonymous tip online at www.csgw.tips.

Commercial Break In

Sometime between 3:20am and 3:51am on September 13th, 2021, a business located near the intersection of Gordon Street and Stone Road West in the City of Guelph was entered.

Numerous items were taken including:
-Canadian currency
-Various cartons of cigarettes
-Various packages of vape refills
-Lottery tickets

Property damage resulting from the break in is estimated at $10,000.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Constable Samantha Worthington at 519-824-1212 ext. 7326, email her at sworthington@guelphpolice.ca, email GISP@guelphpolice.ca, leave an anonymous tip at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit an anonymous tip online at www.csgw.tips.

Motor Vehicle Collision Leads To Arrest

On September 12th, 2021, just before 8:08pm, a motor vehicle collision occurred between two vehicles near the intersection of Victoria Road North and Eastview Road in the City of Guelph. There were no injuries resulting from the collision.

Police arrived on scene and spoke with the adult male driver of one of the vehicles. Further investigation revealed that the male’s driver’s licence was currently suspended and he was subsequently arrested.

A search incident to arrest revealed:
-Two Fentanyl patches 25 mcg/h
-Spring propelled knife

A 43 year old Guelph male has been charged with:
-Possession Of A Controlled Substance
-Possession Of A Prohibited Weapon
-Drive While Under Suspension
-Possess More Than One Licence

He will appear in court December 28th.

Speed Enforcement

On September 13th, 2021, at 1:23pm, a member of the Guelph Police Service Traffic Unit began conducting speed enforcement in the area of an elementary school located near the intersection of Clair Road East and Victoria Road South in the City of Guelph. In just over two hours, five Provincial Offence Notices were issued, four for speeding and one for disobeying a sign.

The Guelph Police Service would like to encourage the public to slow down and follow all the rules of the road to help ensure everyone arrives to their destination safely.

 

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