August 3rd, 2019 - During the day shift of Friday August 2nd, 2019 police attended
the area of Chester Street in regard to a theft of tools. A neighbour in the area
had video surveillance which assisted in identifying 36 year old Robert Daniel SMITH
as being responsible. SMITH is on a curfew, which he was also breaching at the time
of the theft. As a result, a warrant is being sought for SMITH in relation to the
theft of tools, breaching a condition of his Probation and a condition of his Undertaking.
If you know where SMITH could be located or have any further information about this
case you can call the St. Thomas Police Service at (519) 631-1330 or Crime Stoppers
Stolen Licence Plate
On Friday August 2nd, 2019 police attended the Petro Canada gas bar located at 400
Highbury Avenue in the City of St. Thomas in relation to theft of gas. The male
responsible was captured on video surveillance pumping gas and leaving without paying.
The licence plate 415 4CR was reported stolen. Police are seeking the assistance
in identifying the male responsible and or locating the vehicle and stolen plate.
Also on Friday August 2nd, 2019 police attended the 200 block of Chestnut Street
where 3 vehicles had been damaged sometime over night. The total damage to the vehicles
is estimated at $2000. Police are seeking the assistance in identifying the person(s)
responsible for the damage.
Assault Police Officer
Further, during the early evening hours on Friday August 2nd, 2019 police responded
to the report of an assault in progress in the Southwest area of the City. Police
located a 24 year old female who was part of the disturbance and had been drinking.
Not only was she on alcohol conditions but was also not to be at the address she
was located. Upon being arrested for breaching the conditions of her Undertaking,
she resisted arrest and assaulted a police officer. She was held in custody for
a court appearance.
Lastly, on Friday August 2nd, police responded to a domestic dispute. After investigation,
a 33 year old male was arrested and charged with assault and held in custody for
a court appearance.