September 6th, 2019 - An arrest has been made and a twenty four year old St. Thomas
man has been charged as the result of an investigation into an attack that happened
back on August 28th while a man was walking down South Edgeware Rd. The suspect
was identified a short time later and a warrant was issued for his arrest. The man
turned himself in at the Colin McGregor Justice Building yesterday morning around
7:30 am and was taken into custody without incident. He was charged one count Assault
Cause Bodily Harm and released on a Promise to Appear in Court.
**Police are investigating after a twenty eight year old St. Thomas man was assaulted
last evening around 7 pm while walking on South Edgeware Road. The victim reports
he had gone to Tim Hortons to get a coffee and was walking back to his residence
when he was approached by two men. A verbal altercation escalated to a physical
fight with one of the men punching the victim. A short scuffle ensued ending with
the suspects leaving the area. If you were in the area at the time of the assault
or have any information regarding the incident please contact STPS at 519-631-1224
or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS stthomascrimestoppers.ca Refer to Case #ST19012951**
A thirty two year old female was arrested last evening around 6:30 pm after an argument
at the family home with her estranged husband became physical. The woman was taken
into custody without incident and later released on a Promise to Appear in Court.
She has been charged with one count Assault With a Weapon.
A sixty three year old St Thomas man was arrested last night after driving to Waterworks
Park in a rented vehicle while Impaired. Officers were called after a concerned
citizen saw the man pull into a parking spot to use the restroom at the park. Officers
attended and administered the driver a roadside screening device which he failed.
The driver was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Colin
McGregor Justice Building for further testing. Breath samples taken at the station
indicated the man had more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system.
The man was charged with Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration
80 Plus. He was later released on a Promise to Appear in court. The rental vehicle
was impounded for seven days.
A thirty one year old St. Thomas woman was arrested last night around 8:30 pm by
Loss Prevention Officers at the Real Canadian Superstore after she tried to steal
$165 worth of products. The woman was taken into custody without incident by Loss
Prevention as she tried to leave the store with the stolen goods. STPS officers
arrived a short time later and charged the woman with one count Theft Under $5000
and one count Breach of Release Conditions.