SOUTH SIMCOE POLICE SERVICE
On November 26, 2017, South Simcoe Police were called to a home on Colborne Street in Bradford for a Break and Enter to a vehicle. Around 1:30 p.m. the homeowner reports when he went outside he noticed his work van’s rear door open. The culprit, still inside the van, was startled, jumped out and ran down Mason Drive leaving behind a full gas can and a Motorola walkie-talkie – which was either stolen from another vehicle or was used to communicate with his partner in crime. Items reported stolen from the van included a number of tools with an approximate value of $1000.00 Anyone with information is asked to contact South Simcoe Police at 775-3311 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers were dispatched to attend a collision that occurred on Highway 11 North, south of Bethune Drive, in Gravenhurst on Monday, November 27, 2017, at 11:15 p.m. A motorist came upon the vehicle after it had been involved in a minor collision and called police. No one was injured in the collision. As a result of their investigation, police arrested and charged a 28-year-old man from Huntsville with Driving While His Ability was Impaired. The accused received an immediate 90-day driver’s licence suspension and further had his vehicle towed and impounded. He will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge on December 19, 2017, to answer to his charges.