Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The members of the Annapolis District RCMP wish to extend seasons greetings to all citizens of Annapolis County and remind folks to not drink and drive. Have a safe and happy new year.
The Annapolis RCMP received 61 calls between December 16 and December 23. Among these were: two false alarms, 28 traffic matters and 11 domestic disputes. Following are a few of these calls:
-- December16 at 11:52 a.m. South Farmington. Police were asked to assist the Edmonton Police Service with a fraud case.
-- December 16 at 10:30 a.m. Bridgetown. Police received a complaint about a parked car hindering snow removal. The vehicle was moved prior to police arrival.
-- December 17 at 12:21 a.m. Lequille. A disturbance call resulted in a male being arrested for assault. He was lodged in cells and released the next day pending a court appearance.
-- December 17 at 9:48 a.m. Highway 101 Deep Brook. Police were called to a single-vehicle collision. The vehicle went off the road into a ditch. Minor injuries were reported and the vehicle was towed.
-- December 17 at 3:39 p.m. Wilmot. A hit-and-run accident was reported.
-- December 18 at 3:53 a.m. Clarence. Police were asked to assist Halifax Regional Police Service with service of a court document.
-- December 19 at 9:54 a.m. Highway 1 Deep Brook. Police were called to a motor vehicle collision between a vehicle and a deer.
-- December 19 at 12:04 p.m. Cornwallis. A citizen reported that over night his house was egged.
-- December 20 at 9 a.m. Bridgetown. Police were called to a two-vehicle collision. The driver of one vehicle is facing charges under the Motor Vehicle Act.
-- December 20 at 11:39 a.m. Cornwallis. A hit-and-run accident was reported. A parked vehicle was struck and the other driver failed to leave a name.
-- December 21 at 4:30 p.m. Lawrencetown. A police check point resulted in a driver being arrested for drug possession. The male was released pending a court appearance.
-- December 22 at 8:23 a.m. Wilmot. A citizen reported a vehicle had been gone through over night. Cigarettes and change were stolen.
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.