March 4th, 2019 - Weekend Call Tracker: 154 Calls for Service (between 4 pm Friday
and 6 am Monday)
St. Thomas Police Officers have located a suitcase full of suspected stolen copper.
The suitcase was located on Sunday on Talbot Street and is currently in the property
vault at the Colin McGregor Justice Building. Please contact us if you have recently
been the victim of a copper theft or have any information regarding this property.
Call STPS at 519-631-1224 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS www.stthomascrimestoppers.ca
Refer to Case #ST19002821
Forty seven year old Lisa Anne JOHNSON of St. Thomas has been arrested on the strength
of a warrant. The woman turned herself in to police at the Colin McGregor Justice
building Friday morning around 8:30 am. JOHNSON was wanted for charges of Drug Possession,
Theft Under $5000 and Bail Violations. The charges stem from incidents that occurred
back in the summer of 2018. JOHNSON was held in custody for a court appearance later
the same day.
Theft Of Chainsaw
St. Thomas police are investigating after a chainsaw was stolen from a locked utility
trailer. The owner reports the trailer was broken into sometime between Monday February
25th and Monday March 1st as it was parked in the lane way of a Metcalfe Street
residence. The chainsaw was the only item reported missing and is described as a
Stihl MS211 with serial number 510352136. Please contact us if you have any information
about this theft or know the whereabouts of the chainsaw. STPS 519-631-1224 or Crime
Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS www.stthomascrimestoppers.ca Refer to Case #ST19002679
Youth Arrested on Warrant
A twelve year old St. Thomas youth wanted on a warrant for one count of assault
was arrested Saturday morning after being brought to the police station by a parent.
The warrant stems from an incident that occurred earlier in February where the youth
is alleged to have assaulted an eleven year old as they waited to board the school
bus after being dismissed from classes. Police attempted to take the youth into
custody shortly after the incident however they were unable to locate the youth
or their parents making it necessary to request a warrant for the arrest. The youth
was processed and later released back into the custody of a parent on a Promise
to Appear in Youth Court.
Woman Arrested for Public Intoxication
A twenty one year old St. Thomas woman was arrested early Sunday morning around
2 am after being involved in a drunken conflict with another female as she left
a downtown bar. Police were called to the disturbance and when they located the
accused she became belligerent with officers. The woman was taken into custody and
fined for Being Intoxicated in Public contrary to the Liquor License Act. She was
held at the Colin McGregor Justice Building until sober.
A thirty four year old London woman wanted on a warrant by St. Thomas Police was
arrested early this morning around 2 am in London. Officers from London Police Service
were dealing with the woman on an unrelated matter when they discovered she was
wanted. The woman was taken into custody by London Police and held until STPS Officers
attended to transport her back to St. Thomas for processing. The warrant for charges
of two counts of Theft Under $5000 stems from an incident back in December 2018
where the woman came to St. Thomas with a male and attempted to shoplift approximately
five hundred dollars worth of merchandise from Walmart and over one thousand dollars
worth of goods from the Real Canadian Superstore. She was held for a court appearance