Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 105 calls between May 5 and May 12. Among these were:
four false 911s, two mental health calls, three motor vehicle accidents, one domestic dispute, 55 traffic matters, and two thefts over $5,000. Police also raided a grow op and seized drugs and weapons.
Following are a few of the 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.)
-- May 5 at 7:09 a.m. West Dalhousie. Police were called to a 911 hang-up. There was no emergency.
-- May 5 at 10:45 a.m. Granville Ferry. Police were called to assist EHS with the entry to a residence.
-- May 5 at 2:15 p.m. –Middleton. Police were called to assist the hospital with a client.
-- May 5 at 4:31 p.m. Melvin Square. A suspicious vehicle was reported seen in the area.
-- May 5 at 8:34 p.m. Meadowvale. A suspicious black truck was reported seen in the area. A patrol was made but was unable to locate the vehicle.
-- May 6 at 12:21 a.m. Phinney’s Cove. Police were called to a single-vehicle accident. No injuries were reported.
-- May 6 at 1:12 p.m. Maitland Bridge. A caller reported that vehicles were driving at excessive speeds.
-- May 6 at 4:18 p.m. Middleton. Threats were reported.
-- May 6 at 7:11 p.m. Bridgetown. A group of youth was reported to be yelling around Rink Street.
-- May 6 at 9:02 p.m. Cornwallis. An intoxicated male was picked up and lodged in cells.
-- May 7 at 3:31 p.m. Bear River. A suspicious person was reported.
-- May 7 at 3:31 p.m. Bridgetown. Military ammunition was recovered and turned in for destruction.
-- May 7 at 8:16 p.m. Granville Ferry. Police received a report of a possible impaired driver. A patrol was made but was unable to locate the vehicle.
-- May 7 at 12:02 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of a youth violating conditions of a probation order. The male youth was arrested and released pending a court appearance
-- May 9 at 10:12 p.m. Falkland Ridge. Three males are facing charges for illegal possession of restricted and unsafe firearms and an indoor marihuana grow.
-- May 9 at 10:22 p.m. Middleton. Two males were reported to be arguing. When the police arrived, the situation was defused.
-- May 10 at 11:20 p.m. Wilmot. Police were called to a report of shots being fired from a wooded area. A patrol was made but officers were unable to locate suspects.
-- May 11 at 10:30 a.m. Middleton. A caller reported dangerous operation of a motor vehicle. The vehicle was located and complainant did not want charges.
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.