Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 68 calls from March 10 through March 17. Among these were: two false 911s, one false alarm, 13 traffic matters, and 19 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.)
-- March 10 at 12:40 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police received a report of a vehicle losing control and running into a mailbox. The vehicle left the area prior to police arriving.
-- March 10 at 1:58 p.m. Bear River. A trespasser was reported on property. The male was located and issued with an offense notice for trespassing.
-- March 10 at 5:46 p.m. Bear River. A disturbance call resulted in the arrest of a male. He was taken to cells and later released pending a court appearance.
-- March 10 at 8:34 p.m. Belleisle. Police were asked to conduct a well-bearing check. The check was completed and the family member was found to be okay.
-- March 11 at 3:33 p.m. Middleton. A police traffic stop resulted in the driver facing charges under the Motor Vehicle Act. The vehicle was towed.
-- March 11 at 10:59 p.m. Parkers Cove. Police received a report of a dead deer on the road. The deer was removed.
-- March 12 at 1:14 a.m. New Albany. Police received a report of a possible court violation. A police check confirmed a possible violation and the investigation continues.
-- March 12 at 11:42 a.m. Wilmot. A phone scam was reported. The person responded to a call from someone claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House. The caller was offering a prize, but instead the person was scammed out of a sum of money.
-- March 12 at 3:41p.m. Torbrook. A provincial agency asked police to serve a court document.
-- March 13 at 9:16 a.m. Gates Mountain. Police received a report of a single-vehicle collision. The vehicle went off the road and flipped onto its roof. No injuries were reported and the vehicle was towed. The roads were very slippery.
-- March 13 at 6:28 p.m. Bridgetown. EHS asked police to assist with a difficult patient. The patient responded accordingly and left for treatment.
-- March 13 at 9:49 p.m. Wilmot. A noisy party was reported. Police attended and the matter was resolved.
-- March 14 at 3:07 p.m. Highway 101 near Lequille. A motor vehicle accident was reported after a vehicle collided with a deer.
-- March 14 at 3:19 p.m. Highway 101 near Middleton. Police received a report of people on the overpass throwing objects. A patrol was made but no one was located.
-- March 14 at 6:20 p.m. Clementsvale. Police received a report of a two-vehicle collision. EHS and fire also responded. The vehicles were towed. Charges are possible.
-- March 14 at 7:51 p.m. Nictaux. A mischief complaint resulted in a male being arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant. The male was released pending a court appearance.
-- March 14 at 10:08 p.m. Bridgetown. A police traffic stop resulted in the driver facing charges under the Motor Vehicle Act
-- March 15 at 4:09 p.m. Lequille. A police traffic investigation resulted in a driver facing charges under the Motor Vehicle Act.
-- March 15 at 9:34 p.m. Lawrencetown . A motor vehicle accident was reported after a deer collided with a vehicle.
-- March 16 at 2:55 a.m. Lawrencetown. A police traffic stop resulted in a driver facing charges under the Motor Vehicle Act
-- March 16 at 9:44 p.m. Waldec. An assault complaint resulted in the arrest of a male. The subject was lodged in cells and taken to court for a bail hearing.
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.