Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 71 calls from March 31 to April 7. Among these were: five false 911s, one false alarm, 14 traffic matters, and 12 domestic disputes. Following are a few of these calls:
--March 31 at 3:28 p.m. Middleton. A hit-and-run accident was reported at the Foodland parking lot.
--March 31 at 3:38 p.m. Bear River. A suspicious vehicle and activity was reported.
--March 31 at 4:30 p.m. Hwy 10 Albany. Police received a report that an 18-wheeler slid off the road into the ditch. No injuries were reported and the roads were very slippery at the time
--March 31 at 4:54 p.m. Highway 101 near Centerlea. Police received a report of a vehicle losing control and striking a guardrail. Everyone in the vehicle was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and the vehicle was towed.
--March 31 at 5:10 p.m. Higway 1 Wilmot. A single-vehicle accident was reported. The vehicle slid off the road.
--April 1 at 1:42 p.m. Hwy 1 Allains Creek. A single-vehicle accident was reported after a vehicle slid off road due to weather conditions.
--April 1 at 5:27p.m. Waldec. Police received a report of a horse running loose on the highway. With help, police corralled the horse and returned it to its owner.
--April 1 at 7:58 p.m. Highway 1 Wilmot. A single-vehicle collision was reported. The driver lost control on an icy road and went into the ditch. No injuries were reported and the vehicle was towed.
--April 1 at 8:04 p.m. Wilmot. A concerned citizen requested a wellbeing check on a relative. The check was made and all was well.
--April 1 at 8:57 p.m. Highway 1 Wilmot. Police received a report of a single-vehicle collision. The vehicle went off the road due to icy roads.
--April 2 at 1:06 a.m. Parkers Cove. A police traffic stop resulted in a drug seizure. Both driver and passenger are facing possible charges.
--April 2 at 11:47 p.m. Paradise. A report of a suspicious person resulted in the arrest of a male youth for trespassing. The individual was lodged in cells and is facing a number of charges for trespassing at night, and break and enter. The individual was remanded to the Waterville Youth Centre.
--April 2 at 10:46 a.m. Cornwallis. A threats complaint to a government agency resulted in the arrest of a female offender. The individual was taken to cells and later released pending a court appearance.
--April 2 at 12:36 p.m. Nictaux. A disturbance call resulted in the arrest of a male offender. The individual was taken to cells and a court appearance the next day. The individual was remanded until court in Annapolis Royal on April 7.
--April 3 at 7:30 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of a vehicle being entered and searched overnight.
--April 4 at 11:36 a.m. Middleton. A student reported a cell phone was stolen during school hours.
--April 5 at 12:40 p.m. Bridgetown. Police were asked to assist Halifax police with the execution of an arrest warrant.
--April 5 at 4:09 p.m. South Williamston. Police received a report that a tree fell across the road. Staff from the Department of Transportation helped police remove the fallen tree.
--April 6 at 7:28 p.m. Clarence. Police received a report of person violating conditions of house arrest. The male offender was arrested, lodged in cells, and taken to court on April 7 for a bail hearing.
--April 7 at 3:21 a.m. Carleton Corner. Police were called to assist the fire department during a structure fire.
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.