- Category: Media Releases
Theft Under $5000
(Bradford, ON) On Sunday, March 26, 2017, a 23 year old Bradford man was charged in relation to a shoplifting incident. He was charged, released and given a court date. Later that day, the suspect was identified as being responsible for another theft incident.
When the suspect failed to attend the police station for a scheduled fingerprint appointment on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, he was contacted and turned himself in. He was held in custody for a bail hearing facing charges of 2 counts of Theft Under $5000, 2 counts of Possession of Property Obtained By Crime and Fail To Appear-Prints.
(Bradford, ON) On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., South Simcoe Police were called to a construction site on Mackenzie Way in Bradford for an workplace injury. Responding officers learned that a 40 year old worker was struck and pinned under a falling piece of equipment. He was extracted by co-workers and transported to a Toronto Trauma Centre by Simcoe County Paramedics. He remains in hospital with serious injuries. South Simcoe Police will assist the ministry of Labour with their ongoing investigation.
Theft Of Snakes
(Bradford, ON) On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, South Simcoe Police responded to a Holland Street West address after a report of stolen snakes. A neighbour had been "snakesitting" for the absent owner when the snakes were taken from their sealed enclosures. A former roommate of the owner is a suspect in this crime.
There is no danger to the public as it is believed the snakes are still contained.
The snakes, a male and female, both Ball Pythons, are described as yellow with tan markings, about three feet long.
Anyone with information about these stolen reptiles is asked to call the investigating officer, P.C. Jason Saville at 905-775-3311 extension 1472 or by email at jason.saville at southsimcoepolice.ca You can remain anonymous and call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Break & Enter Arrest
(Bradford, ON) On Sunday, March 16, 2017, around 3:20 p.m., a suspect was seen entering a home on Moore Street in Bradford. Police were called and searched the area for the suspect but were unsuccessful. A quantity of jewelry had been taken from the home.
After investigation, a suspect was identified and arrested on April 5, 2017 by the Street Crime Unit. A 51 year old Bradford woman has been charged with Break & Enter and Theft Under $5000. She will appear in court in May.