August 12th, 2019 - August 11th was another busy day for St. Thomas Police.
On August 11th a 43 year old St. Thomas man was arrested for sexual assault following
a police investigation.
On August 11th, shortly after midnight, officers received a 911 call indicating
a possible domestic at a residence on Talbot St. As a result of the investigation
a 22 year old male was arrested for mischief.
On August 11th at 7:40 pm. police on patrol in the core area observed a male, known
to be wanted on an outstanding warrant. 33 year old Raymond Clark was arrested without
incident and transported to the police station.
Later that evening an officer patrolling the area of Scott and St. Catherine Streets
spotted a female who had an outstanding warrant. As police were arresting the suspect
she attempted to flee. A brief foot chase ensued and the woman was apprehended.
22 year old Melody Swales was taken into custody and also faces a charge of Escape
Just before midnight officers located yet another male wanted on a warrant for breaching
a probation order. The 33 year old man was arrested without incident and held in
custody for court.
On August 11th at approximately 9:00 pm. police received a report of an aggressive
driver on Fairview Ave. who had narrowly missed causing an accident. Officers located
the vehicle and a lone male behind the wheel. The 50 year old St. Thomas man was
subsequently arrested and charged with Impaired Driving by Drug. He was also charged
with possession of a controlled substance as well an offence under the Highway Traffic