Cornwall ON – Here is your police blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Wednesday July 20, 2011.
CYCLIST STRIKES PEDESTRIAN
Cornwall, Ont. – Despite our efforts to reduce cyclists on city sidewalks, a 63 year-old female was struck while exiting a Pitt Street business on July 19th, 2011 at 12:56 hours. The 17 year-old, whose name cannot be released, was operating a bicycle on the west sidewalk of Pitt Street when the collision occurred. The victim suffered a broken shoulder as a result of the collision and remains in hospital. The youth is scheduled to appear in court on the 4th of October, 2011. He was charged under section 50 of the City of Cornwall No. 069, 1989 Traffic and Parking By-Law “No person above the age of 12 years shall ride a bicycle upon a sidewalk”.
The Cornwall Community Police Service reminds its’ citizens that it is an offence to operate a bicycle upon a sidewalk and that the Service will continue to enforce and educate the public on this issue.
The Cornwall Community Police Service is committed to its’ vision: “A Safer Cornwall, Reducing Crime Always”.
BREACH OF RECOGNIZANCE
Cornwall, Ont. – Mickey J. Delormier, 21, of Akwesasne was arrested on the 19th of July, 2011 for breaching his conditions. He was bound by a Recognizance Order with a condition to report to the Cornwall Community Police Service every Monday between specific hours. On the 18th of July, it is alleged that the male failed to report. The male attended police headquarters and was arrested for 1 count of Breach of Recognizance. He was released to appear in court on the 13th of September, 2011 to answer to the charge.
POSSESSION OF PROPERTY OBTAINED BY CRIME
Cornwall, Ont. – A 14 year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on the 19th of July, 2011. Police attended a Yates Avenue residence to investigate the theft of a bicycle. Upon completing the report, the member of Community Patrol searched the area and located the youth riding the stolen bicycle. The youth was arrested for 1 count of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime. He was released to the custody of a parent and is scheduled to appear in court on the 18th of August, 2011 to answer to the charge. His name is withheld due to provisions under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
DOMESTIC ASSAULTS, THREATS and INTIMIDATION
Cornwall, Ont. – A 43 year-old male, of No Fixed Address, was arrested on the 19th of July, 2011 following a domestic disturbance at a west end residence. It is alleged that sometime in May and on 3 separate occasions during the month of July, the male assaulted his 33 year-old common-law spouse by grabbing her, pulling her hair, threatening to kill her and intimidating her. Police were contacted and information was gathered. As a result, the male is facing 3 counts of Assault, 2 counts of Assault with a Weapon, 1 count of Utter Death threats and 1 count of Intimidation. The male was held in custody until court. His name is not being released as it may identify the victim in this incident.
BREAK AND ENTER
Cornwall, Ont. – The Cornwall Community Police Service is investigating a break and enter which occurred sometime between 06:00 pm and 10:30 pm. on the 19th of July, 2011 at a Marguerite d’Youville apartment. The suspect(s) gained entry into the apartment through an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole a red Wii console and controllers, a “Cars” video game and an i-Pod touch. If you have any information regarding this break and enter, please contact the Service at (613) 932-2110.
And from the OPP:
(South Glengarry) – On July 18, 2011, at approximately 8:30pm, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of suspicious vehicles observed at a property on Concession Road 2,SouthGlengarryTownship (Bainsville). Further investigations resulted in a quantity of contraband cigarettes being located (and seized) from an outbuilding on the property.
SD&G OPP and the Regional Task Force are investigating. Anyone with information on the above is asked to call SD&G OPP at 613-534-2223.
COLLISION RESULTS IN CHARGES LAID
(North Dundas) – On July 19, 2011, at approximately 11:45pm, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on County Road 43,NorthDundasTownship (east ofBoundary Road). Further investigation revealed the driver of a 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier had lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree. The male driver was found to be under the influence of alcohol. He and a male passenger received minor injuries.
Corey McDonald, 24 of North Dundas Twp is charged with;
- o Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle
- o Exceed 80 Milligrams Blood Alcohol Content
He is scheduled to appear in Morrisburg court on August 2, 2011.
(South Stormont) – On July 19, 2011, SD&G OPP received a report of mischief to vehicles at a business property onHeadline Road, South Stormont Township. Over the past weekend (15-18Jul11), several vehicles were spray painted while parked on the lot.
THEFT OF BICYCLE
(North Glengarry) – During the day of July 19, 2011, a boy’s mountain bike was stolen from a property (Day Camp) onKincardine Street East,Alexandria. The bicycle is described as aKawasaki “Mecha 20”, blue & orange in color.
Of note…this bicycle had been awarded as a prize to a young boy last year as part of SD&G OPP’s “Wear it to Win” helmet safety contest.
VEHICLE IMPOUNDED FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED
(South Dundas) – On July 20, 2011, at approximately 3:00am, an SD&G OPP officer stopped an eastbound vehicle on Highway 401, South Dundas Township for speeding 166km’h in a posted 100km/h zone. The 26yr old male fromLongueuilPQ was charged accordingly and his licence seized and the vehicle was impounded for 7 days.
He is scheduled to appear in Morrisburg court on October 4, 2011.