By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 65 calls for service for the week of February 25 through March 3. Among these were: two calls involving mental health issues and four traffic accidents. Police report there were no false 911s, false alarms, or domestic assaults this week.
Following are a few of the calls received:
-- February 25 at 7:28 a.m. Highway 101 at Paradise. Police received a report of a large truck weaving on the highway. A patrol was made and located the vehicle but police found no issues with the vehicle.
-- February 25 at 4:15 p.m. Victoria Road Middleton. A complaint of an abandoned vehicle was reported.
-- February 25 at 6:02 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police were called about concerns with child visitation rights, the matter turned out to be confusion on part of parties.
-- February 26 at 12:44 a.m. Middleton. A break and enter was reported at a residence. The vacant premise was not locked. Three people were arrested, and there was a possibility that a strange substance was being smoked.
-- February 26 at 8:30 a.m. Wilmot. A driver came to the detachment to report an unsafe driver earlier in the morning. It was reported that a vehicle passed with oncoming traffic.
-- February 26 at 10:30 a.m. Bear River. The theft of about $500 in fuel was reported.
-- February 26 at 10:38 a.m. Lequille. An attempted break and enter to a shed was reported.
-- February 26 at 3:23 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to a fight and a report of an assault.
-- February 26 at 7:41 p.m. Guinea, Power Lot Road. A possible fraud scam was reported. A resident received a call from someone claiming to be NS Power asking personal questions. NS Power does not make these requests.
-- February 26 at 10:36 p.m. Inglewood. Police were called about a person receiving disturbing text messages on her phone. Police spoke with both parties and hopefully the sender will show better judgment.
-- February 27 at 9:26 a.m. Bridgetown. There was a report to the police that a peace bond was violated by a gesture from the other party; the matter was referred to another government agency.
-- February 27 at 11:19 a.m. Nictaux. Police received a report of vehicles speeding and driving inappropriately on a routine basis.
-- February 27 at 6:11 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to a fight occurring between two males. One male was arrested for breaching his probation.
-- February 27 at 7:26 p.m. Bridgetown. Police were called to mitigate a dispute between neighbours over locked garbage cans.
-- February 27 at 7:29 p.m. Meadowvale. Police were called to a noise complaint over loud music.
-- February 27 at 11:28 p.m. Bear River. Police were called about a stuck vehicle. A friend had come to help and got stuck too. A tow truck was sent.
-- February 28 at 12:35 a.m. Bridgetown. Police were notified of a dog out in the cold. The dog had been brought in and the owner spoken with.
-- February 28 at 10:04 a.m. Upper Granville. Police were following up on dispute between neighbours.
-- February 28 at 10:06 a.m. South Farmington. Break and enters into sheds were reported. Police were advised that not much of value was in the sheds.
-- February 28 at 11:55 a.m. Wilmot. An old car with windows broken went missing from an abandoned lot. The incident likely occurred over the last 18 months.
-- February 28 at 12:28 p.m. Margaretsville. Police were called to a landlord, tenant dispute.
-- February 28 at 1:21 p.m. Carleton Corner. Police were notified of property damage at a business after a hole was cut in a fence.
-- February 28 at 2:42 p.m. Lequille. Police received a report of a theft. The goods were recovered and the matter resolved.
-- February 28 at 4:21 p.m. Albany. A phone scam was reported. An elderly couple was receiving numerous calls that they won money. Police are trying to track the caller.
-- February 28 at 6:35 p.m. Wilmot. Police were called about a missing youth, but the individual was found soon after.
-- February 28 at 11:04 p.m. Middleton. Police responded to a dispute where people were refusing to give keys to a male who they were afraid would drive after having a fair amount to drink. The matter was resolved peacefully.
-- March 1 at 1:31 p.m. Meadowbrook. Police were investigating a theft and threats complaint.
-- March 1 at 1:46 p.m. Wilmot. Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle on Aldred Road. The vehicle was gone when police arrived.
-- March 1 at 7:15 p.m. Highway 10 at Albany. Police were called about a motorist who was confused about directions. Police responded and got the individual on the right path.
-- March 1 at 9:52 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of a snowmobile driving around the laneways. Police attended but the snowmobile was not located.
-- March 2 at 9:33 a.m. Port Wade. Police were called in regards to someone receiving harassing text messages.
-- March 2 at 11:42 a.m. Middleton. Police received a report of a person selling items on Facebook believed to be stolen property.
-- March 2 at 1:04 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police were called to a family dispute. One party agreed to leave.
-- March 2 at 11:42 p.m. Nictaux. Police were called to a loud party complaint but quieted down upon police attendance.
-- March 3 at 1:08 a.m. Bridgetown. Police received a call about a loud noise upstairs in an apartment building. The tenants were playing a game.
-- March 3 at 2:56 a.m. Nictaux. Police checked a vehicle and drugs were located. The investigation is continuing.
-- March 3 at 1:29 a.m. Bridgetown. Police were called to a landlord, tenant dispute.
-- March 3 at 4:36 p.m. Clementsport. Police received a report of suspicious persons at a residence who were traveling on foot.
-- March 3 at 10:32 p.m. Lawrencetown. A resident reported receiving threats over the phone. Police are investigating.
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.