Prescott – Grenville County OPP Weekly Police reports – May 17 to May 23, 2020.
DOMESTIC – ASSAULT
(PRESCOTT,ON) – On May 22, 2020 at approximately 10:25 p.m. Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to a report of domestic situation in the Town of Prescott. Investigation revealed that an adult had assaulted the victim and caused damage earlier in the week to a window.
A 30-year-old from South Dundas, Ontario was arrested and is charged with;
– Assault (one count)
– Mischief (two counts)
The accused was released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brockville on July 31, 2020. The name of the accused has been withheld to protect the identity of the victim.
On May 23, 2020 shortly after 2:00 p.m. Grenville County OPP officers received a traffic complaint on Highway 401 East bound near Prescott, Ontario. The driver was arrested after a Standard Field Sobriety Test (SFST) and transported to the Kemptville Detachment for evaluation by a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE). Jennifer DILL, aged 36, from South Dundas was arrested and charged with;
- Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs Criminal Code s.320.14(1)(a)
The accused was released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brockville on July 24, 2020.
DRIVER CHARGED TWICE IN ONE DAY
On May 20, 2020 an officer was conducting general patrol on Highway 401, near Prescott when a vehicle was observed eastbound travelling at an initial speed of 166 km/h in a posted 100 km/h area. Earlier the same day, the 45 year old driver from London, Ontario had been stopped in Napanee for travelling at 145 km/h.
Speed is a contributing factor to 17 deaths this year alone on OPP-patrolled roads. The OPP is committed to keeping our roads safe by providing high visibility, professional traffic stops and public education to drivers.
If you have any information on the above investigations or any other please contact Grenville OPP on 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip on-line at www.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don’t go to court, and you could earn cash reward.