LANARK COUNTY – Between Monday, January 21, 2019 and Monday, January 28, 2019 officers from the Lanark Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 384 calls for service.
The calls included:
Motor Vehicle Collisions
Car / Deer:
Single Motor Vehicle off Road (“in ditch”): 6
Around 8:30 p.m. on January 27 resulting from a stop in Beckwith Township for speeding by Lanark County OPP, 21 year old, Jodoin DANNICK was charged with B.A.C above zero (young driver) and speeding contrary to the Highway Traffic Act. His driver’s licence was suspended for three days.
Domestic Incidents: 6
After receiving information from a third party regarding a female being held against her will on January 23 just after 7:00 p.m., officers from the Lanark County OPP Detachment attended a residence in the Town of Perth. A 57 year old male was arrested peacefully and without incident and charged with uttering threats and several firearms related charges. He was released from custody with a scheduled court date of February 25 in Perth.
Break and Enters: 1
On January 27, Lanark County OPP responded to a call regarding a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 7 in Lanark Highlands Township just after 4:00 a.m. The resulting investigation lead to the arrest of two males: 23 year old, Andrew SICARD of Peterborough, Ontario and 22 year old, Robert SLOAN of Ottawa, Ontario. SICARD was charged with Possession of Property Obtained by Crime and Breach of Probation, SLOAN was charged with two counts of Property Obtained by Crime and one count of Breach of Probation. Both men were released on Promises to Appear with Undertaking and scheduled to appear in court on March 4 in Perth.
Liquor Licence Act Charges: 4
Shortly after 2:15 p.m. on January 24 officers from the Lanark County OPP Detachment responded to a call regarding an intoxicated female who had attended at school in Almonte. A resulting traffic stop concluded with several Highway Traffic Act charges for 35 year old, Rebecca GREENE of Lanark Highlands Township as well as a charge for operating (a vehicle) while prohibited contrary to the Criminal Code and driving while liquor readily available contrary to the Liquor Licence Act. GREENE is scheduled to appear in court on March 18 in Perth.
Lanark County OPP responded to a fraud/theft incident in the Town of Carleton Place on January 26 after an unknown male attended the Pathfinder Maps store with several pieces of fake identification in the name of a female.
The female had received a UPS sticker on her residence door indicating a package was ready for pick-up at the Pathfinder Maps store. When she called to check about getting her package, the female was told it had already been picked up by a male.
The public are being alerted to this incident due to the possibility of person(s) following delivery vehicles in order to gain information in order to steal packages using fraudulent documents.
If you have information on any criminal activity that leads to someone being charged, you qualify for an award of up to $2,000.00. Call Lanark County Crime Stoppers, toll free at 1-800-222-8477. All tips remain anonymous and you will not have to attend court. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display.