Peterborough Police Service briefs Tuesday, Aug 23:
On Tuesday, August 23, at approximately 1:30 a.m. police attended the area of Bethune and Wolfe Streets for a reported altercation between two males who know each other.
During the altercation one of the males sustained a small laceration to his chest. Officers attended and the man was taken to a local hospital where he was treated and released. Cooperation with police is minimal. It is undetermined what caused the injury. The investigation continues.
A 37-year-old Peterborough woman is charged with theft and fraud following an investigation at a long-term care residence in Peterborough.
Earlier in August, police received a call regarding the theft of narcotics at a long-term care home in Peterborough and medical records that had been falsified.
As a result of the investigation on August 18, an employee at the long-term care residence attended the Peterborough Police station where she was placed under arrest.
Kelly Roxanne Lush, 37, of Towerhill Road, is charged with theft under $5,000 and fraud under $5,000. The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 15.
Break and Enter Arrest:
A 36-year-old Peterborough man has been charged following a break-in at a Simcoe Street restaurant.
Sometime between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m. on August 22, a break and enter took place at a restaurant located on Simcoe Street.
Once inside the restaurant items including alcohol, cash and a laptop, were stolen. A short time later, officers located the male suspect in the area of Water Street where he was placed under arrest. During the arrest the accused was in possession of items including gift cards, alcohol and a laptop.
Paul Thomas Young, 36, of no fixed address, Peterborough, is charged with break and enter, possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000, failing to comply with the conditions of an undertaking and failing to comply with a probation order. The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on August 22.
Use of Credit Card Arrest:
Earlier in August 2016, the complainant lost his debit card in a George Street parking lot. The complainant later discovered that his card has been fraudulently used in various transactions and the incidents were reported to police.
Through the investigation the co-accused were identified and located by officers on August 19, in the area of Aylmer and Bethune Streets.
Kayla Marie Dormer, 21, of Water Street, was arrested and charged with use of credit card and failing to comply with a probation order. The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 8.
Timothy Allen Johnson, 37, of Water Street, was arrested and charged with use of credit card and failing to comply with a probation order. The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 8.
Over 80mg Arrest:
At approximately 1:50 a.m. on August 13, officers on bike patrol in the area of Aylmer and Simcoe Streets saw a suspicious vehicle with no headlights heading west on Simcoe Street.
Officers conducted a vehicle stop and spoke with the male driver of the vehicle. While speaking with the driver, officers noted an odour of an alcoholic beverage coming from the driver’s breath. A breathalyzer test later revealed the man had more than the legal limit of alcohol in his system.
Kadar Nelson Johnson, 19, of Flynns Road, Lakehurst, was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle with more than 80mg blood alcohol content. The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 8.
On August 13, 2016 officers attended a King Street building regarding a mischief. When officers arrived they located the complainant who reported that an unknown male had broken the glass entrance door to the building. A short time later, officers located the accused in the area of King Street.
Robin Lawrence Greer, 39, of Mountain Ash Road, was arrested and charged with mischief under $5,000, possession of a schedule I substance (Hydromorphcontin) and failing to comply with a probation order. The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear again in court on September 8.