Theft From Boat
June 3rd, 2019 - On Sunday June 2, 2019 the St. Thomas Police were notified about
a theft that had occurred sometime over the last few days from a boat that was parked
on the property of a Centre St. address. A lock was broken by the suspect(s) allowing
them entry into the boat. Taken was a Lawrence navigation system, a 24 inch Samsung
TV with wall mount, several small kitchen appliances, food items, tools, fishing
gear and bedding. If anyone has information relating to this incident they are asked
to call the St. Thomas Police 519-631-1224 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS.
Theft of Lawn Equipment
The St. Thomas Police received a theft report on Sunday June 2, 2019 at around 5:30
pm. The victim had been outside about an hour earlier doing yard work on his and
a neighbour's property on First Ave. south of Elm St. This is when a leaf blower
and a trimmer were stolen from his laneway. Taken was a STIHL SH56C blower and vacuum
combo as well as a STIHL FS91R brush cutter. Police canvassed the area and learned
that around the time of the theft a suspicious older model dark coloured Suburban
was seen in the area. The vehicle was described as having items on the roof, but
no licence plate was obtained. If anyone has information about this incident or
the possible suspect vehicle, they are asked to contact the St. Thomas Police at
519-631-1224 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
The St. Thomas Police conducted a RIDE program Sunday night at around 11:00 pm on
Talbot St. near Inkerman. A total of 65 vehicles were checked and no alcohol or
drug offences were detected.
St. Thomas Police were doing a walking patrol of the downtown area in the early
morning hours of Monday June 3, 2019 when they heard a disturbance coming from the
open window of an apartment. Police were able to raise the attention of the male
and female inside the apartment and as a result of questioning both people it was
determined that a domestic assault had occurred. Investigation revealed that a 54
year old female had been assaulted by her 50 year old boyfriend inside the apartment.
As a result the male was arrested and charged with one count of Assault and he was
later released with conditions and a future court date. The female victim was treated
for minor injuries.