Police blotter: assaults, harassing communications, drugs

An SD&G OPP police cruiser. Nation Valley News file photo

Charges after altercation between two females

NORTH DUNDAS — An altercation between two females in Chesterville ended with an 18-year-old South Dundas woman arrested and booked on a charge of assault, two counts of uttering threats and six counts of failing to comply with her earlier sentence under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.  

The woman also stands accused of assaulting a peace officer for an action she took while in custody at the police detachment, according to the SD&G OPP.

Police responded to the Mill Street address shortly after 11 p.m. on Dec. 28, where they say one woman assaulted and threatened the other, and uttered threats to damage property.

The accused was held in custody pending a bail appearance in Cornwall. Her name is being withheld to protect the identity of the victim and as per provisions of the YCJA.

Harassing communications

SOUTH STORMONT — A 32-year-old South Stormont man faces a charge of harassing communications following a Dec. 28 SD&G OPP investigation into a reported domestic situation.

The 32-year-old male was arrested after police responded around 2:35 p.m. According to the SD&G, the accused repeatedly communicated electronically with his ex-spouse, in contravention of a condition imposed from a previous incident.

Also charged with failing to comply with a recognizance, he was held in custody pending a bail appearance at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall. The man’s name has been withheld in order to protect the identity of the victim.

Spousal ssault, mischief on New Year’s

SOUTH STORMONT — A 43-year-old man forcibly entered his ex-spouse’s South Stormont home on New Year’s Eve, then assaulted her and another male inside the Marydale Avenue residence, according to the SD&G OPP

Police say they responded to the domestic situation at 12:49 a.m. and arrested the man from Brossard, Que.

He faces charges of assault, spousal assault, and domestic mischief.

Held in custody pending a bail appearance in Cornwall, the name of the accused has been withheld to protect the identity of the victims.

Drugs Seized

NORTH GLENGARRY —  A Reduce Impaired Drivers Everywhere (RIDE) check on Main Street, Alexandria, yielded drugs and break-in tools — and charges for the vehicle occupants.

The SD&G OPP say that officers seized quantities of suspected marijuana and hash, along with a kit used to pick/punch locks, in the Jan. 2 check of the vehicle, which was stopped a little after 7:40 p.m.

Police say the male driver, Jordan MacDonald, 26, of South Glengarry Township was arrested and is charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance (two counts); Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking; Possession of Break-In Tools; Fail to Comply with Recognizance (four counts); and Driving While Under Suspension (Highway Traffic Act)

He was held in custody pending a bail appearance in Cornwall.

A female passenger, Amy Mitchell, 22, of Cornwall, was also arrested. Police say she’s charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance (two counts); Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking; and Possession of Break-In Tools.

She was released and scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Alexandria on Feb. 8.

 

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