Huronia West OPP
On September 5, 2017 at approximately 2:45 a.m. a member of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a motor vehicle traveling southbound on Main Street in the Town of Wasaga Beach that exhibited signs of impairment and was being operated in a dangerous manner. This motor vehicle was followed to Zoo Park Road where Police attempted to stop it. This motor vehicle did not stop and however for numerous reasons but foremost for safety reasons Police stopped following this vehicle. However while following this motor vehicle Police were able to identify it and moved into position to attend the residence where this vehicle was registered to. In doing so Police discovered that the above motor vehicle had collided with another vehicle on Klondike Park Road and fled the scene of the collision. Police located the suspect vehicle as it pulled into its residence on Hwy #26 and the male driver was arrested. A 42-year-old Clearview Township man has been charged with Impaired and Dangerous Driving, as well as Evading Arrest and Leaving the Scene of a Crash.
Ontario Provincial Police would like to warn the public about a fraud scheme that has recently been reported to police. The scheme has involved an adult female, accompanied by small children going door-to-door in the Alliston area collecting pledges for Terry Fox. Members of the Nottawasaga OPP are continuing to investigate and believe there could be more victims of this scam that have not reported it to Police. If you live in the Nottawasaga OPP Detachment area and feel you may have been a victim of this specific “Terry Fox” scam or have information regarding the person(s) responsible for this crime, please contact the Nottawasaga OPP at 705-434-1939 or 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Southern Georgian Bay OPP
Members of the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a third break and enter in the last two months and are asking for the public’s help in solving this crime. The break and enter took place between Friday September 1 at 5:00 p.m. and Saturday September 2, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. Suspect(s) forced open a shed located on the property at Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre in Tay Township, Ontario and stole two bicycles. The two Trex mountain bikes are described as yellow in colour with 13″ frames. This is the third incident involving the theft of mountain bikes at this location since July 17, 2017.
On September 5, 2017 at approximately 3:16 p.m. an officer from the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) stopped a motor vehicle that he observed driving aggressively and travelling at a high rate of speed on Golf Link Road in Tiny Township, Ontario. As a result of the traffic stop, a 37-year-old Tay Township man has been charged with Dangerous Driving, Street Racing, and having No Valid Plates. In addition, his vehicle was impounded for 7 days and his licence was suspended for 7 days as a result of the infractions.