Kings County From the Cruiser: June 24

Wendy Elliott
Published on June 24, 2014
From the cruiser

There were 81 reports made to the R.C.M.P. in Kings County between June 16 and June 19.

June 16

A Cambridge resident reported an open truck parked at a business at 12:58 a.m.

An officer on patrol stopped a vehicle without a headlight in Greenwich at 4:50 a.m.; the driver was arrested for possession of illegal drugs.

Police were asked by a New Minas courier to examine a suspicious package.

A tenant dispute was mediated in New Minas.

A 14-year-old boy tried to steal a pair of sneakers in New Minas.

A dog was reported in a truck in Greenwood at 2:52 p.m.

A case of internal theft and fraud was reported from a Greenwood business.

A New Minas resident reported buying what appears to be a stolen cell phone on Kijiji. Bell wanted judicial authorization from police to verify the theft.

A rented Chev Malibu was reported not returned from Greenwood.

A hit and run driver caused $3,000 in damage to a vehicle in Port Williams.

A 23-year-old man from a Waterville facility was reported missing twice.

Illegal drug paraphernalia was turned over for destruction in Rockwell Mountain and in Cambridge.

An unwanted man was reported at a workplace in New Minas at 6:24 p.m. He will face a peace bond.

A well being check was requested in Aylesford.

At 9:54 p.m. a neighbour on Brow Mountain reported someone loading possessions into a vehicle while the owners are away.

Police stopped a defective vehicle operated by a 17-year-old girl in Aylesford at 11:40 p.m.

June 17

Police are investigating a suspicious fire in a barn on Church Street at 12:50 a.m.

A youth was reported in a ditch in Coldbrook at 2:44 a.m. Police drove him home.

A dispute was reported in Grand Pré.

A sudden death occurred.

Police were requested to keep the peace while an eviction notice was served in Greenwood.

Some threats were reported over the disposal of dog excrement in Centreville.

A suspicious man and vehicle were noted on Tremont Mountain Road in Greenwood at 11:59 a.m.

A Berwick apartment resident called police about someone who would not return a key to the residence.

A purse was stolen from a locked truck at Lumsden Pond while the owner was kayaking.

There was a collision at Casey’s Corner in North Alton.

A shoplifter was caught stealing a cell phone charger in New Minas at 7 p.m.

A case of mischief over a failed relationship was reported from Auburn.

A Greenwood resident reported paying for services in advance, but finding the business had closed.

A woman went missing in Wolfville at 11:50 p.m., but it was determined she had just  gone for a walk without telling anyone.

June 18

A Lakeville resident reported a home covered in toilet paper at 5:39 a.m.

Someone damaged a gate at the Valley Regional Hospital parking lot overnight.

A large tree fell on Hall Road in Millville.

A New Minas resident reported the theft of cell phone usage.

A fat fire was reported in Coldbrook and police handled traffic control.

A suspicious vehicle was reported in Tremont.

There was a gas and go in Coldbrook.

A woman was stopped while shoplifting food in New Minas.

Two dogs were abandoned on Blue Beach Road in Lockhartville. One dog had an eye injury.

An assault was reported from a youth group home and one person was arrested at 6:30 p.m.

A medical emergency took place in New Minas at 7:54 p.m.

June 19

Some domestic threats were reported at 6:47 a.m.

Four mental health calls came in; one call of concern resulted from a FaceBook posting.

Between June 16 and 19, there were seven driving complaints. One female driver, who was texting while driving through a school zone, was located. She was operating a business vehicle.

Check points were set up in Greenwood, East Tremont and Berwick.

There were three false 911 calls.