Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 70 calls between January 20 and January 27. Among these were 15 traffic matters, one false 911, and 11 domestic disputes. Following are a few of these calls:
(Note: Due to the sensitive nature of cases concerning sexual assault, children’s welfare and mental health issues, not all calls are considered appropriate for publication.)
-- January 20 at 11:59 a.m. Middleton. Police were asked to check a VIN number for verification.
-- January 20 at 7:52 p.m. Cornwallis. A complaint of property damage was made involving a vehicle window being broken.
-- January 21 at 12:59 a.m. Lawrencetown. Police received a report of two males seen running away after a car alarm went off.
-- January 21 at 10 a.m. Bridgetown. The provincial court issued an arrest warrant after an individual failed to attend court.
-- January 21 at 11 p.m. Lawrencetown. A police traffic stop resulted in the seizure of drugs.
-- January 23 at 11:47 a.m. Margaretsville. Police were asked to assist the fire department with a fire alarm.
-- January 23 at 12:34 p.m. Bridgetown. An assault was reported, an adult male was arrested and released pending a court appearance.
-- January 24 at 9:57a.m. Nictaux. A break and enter into a residence was reported. Jewelry was stolen. The matter is under investigation.
-- January 25 at 8:32 a.m. Lequille. Police received a report of an abandoned snow mobile on the side of the road. A patrol was made but the vehicle was gone.
-- January 26 at 5:55 a.m. Springfield. A single-vehicle accident was reported. The vehicle slid off the road due to slippery road conditions and ended up in the ditch. Emergency Health Services and the Springfield fire department were called. The driver was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The vehicle was towed.
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.