Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 103 calls between December 2 and December 9. Among these were: seven false 911s, two false alarms, 30 traffic matters, and nine domestic disputes. Following are a few of these calls:
--Dec. 2 at 10:36 a.m. East Torbrook. Police received a report of a single-vehicle collision. The vehicle slid on an icy road hitting a guardrail and a road sign.
--Dec. 2 at 12:10 p.m. Middleton. A license plate was reported stolen from a vehicle over night.
--Dec. 2 at 5:29 p.m. Middleton. An unwanted person was reported to be hanging around a business. Police attended but the individual had left prior to police arrival.
--Dec. 2 at 6:50 p.m. A citizen reported a possible phone scam involving a company asking for credit information for possible credit card services.
--Dec. 2 at 10:34 p.m. East Torbrook. Firewood was reported stolen from a property.
--Dec. 3 at 1:44 a.m. Bridgetown. Property damage was reported to the area tennis court building.
--Dec. 3 at 11:48 a.m. Middleton. A citizen reported that a vehicle was entered and loose change was stolen.
--Dec. 3 at 1:27 p.m. Cornwallis. A vehicle was entered over night and a wallet stolen.
--Dec. 3 at 4:47 p.m. Cornwallis. A vehicle was entered over the weekend and a GPS unit was stolen.
--Dec. 3 at 8:18 p.m. Clarence. A possible phone scam was reported in which the caller was asking for a money transfer.
--Dec. 4 at 5:15 p.m. Highway 101 Bridgetown. A motor vehicle accident was reported after a vehicle collided with a deer. The vehicle was towed. The were no injuries to humans.
--Dec. 5 at 7:59 a.m. Deep Brook. Scuba gear was reported stolen.
--Dec. 5 at 9:09 a.m. Allains Creek. Approximately 4,000 pounds of steel was reported stolen.
--Dec. 5 at 10:21 a.m. Cornwallis. A suspicious vehicle was reported. The vehicle fled the scene and was later found in the ditch. The driver fled the area, but police have identified the driver. The matter remains under investigation and charges are possible.
--Dec. 5 at 11:03 p.m. Nictaux. An ATV driver was reported. A patrol was made but the ATV had left the area.
--Dec. 6 at 1:29 a.m. Bear River. A police check stop results in a driver facing charges of prohibited driving.
--Dec. 6 at 9:50 a.m. Middleton. A vehicle was reported for passing a stopped school bus with its red lights activated.
--Dec. 6 at 1:06 p.m. Granville Ferry. A property owner reported finding what used to be a marihuana grow-op on their property.
--Dec. 6 at 2:14 p.m. Annapolis Royal. Police executed an arrest warrant for a man who had previously failed to appear in court on another charge.
--Dec. 6 at 9:06 p.m. Melvern Square. A citizen reported finding a lost wallet. The owner was identified and the wallet was returned.
--Dec. 7 at 1:28 a.m. Wilmot. A police check stop resulted in a driver being arrested for drug possession. Charges under the Motor Vehicle Act also resulted. The driver was released pending a court appearance.
--Dec. 7 at 12:10 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of graffiti painted on a business over night.
--Dec. 7 at 1:40 p.m. Lawrencetown. A police check stop resulted in a driver facing charges of driving vehicle while their license was revoked.
--Dec. 7 at 7:46 p.m. Lequille. An assault was reported after two males assaulted another. Both suspects have been identified and the investigation continues.
--Dec. 8 at 11:39 a.m. Brickton. A police check point resulted in a driver being arrested for drug possession. The individual was released pending a court appearance.
Crimes, or information on crimes, can be reported to the Annapolis RCMP at 825-2000 in Middleton, or 665-4481 in Bridgetown. Information on crimes can also be reported to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.