The following news release is posted unedited and exactly as issued to SooToday.com by the Sault Ste. Marie Police Services. All parties mentioned herein are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Please direct any issues with its content to the issuing organization.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
On the 1st of September, 2014 there was a break and enter to the residence in the 100 block of Weldon Avenue. Entry was gained by kicking the front door of the residence. Taken were two 60” Phillips TV’s with a surround sound system. Two male suspects were seen in the area with a newer model minivan blue in colour. The description of the males: mid 20’s, wearing black jackets with hoods and one males hood was yellow and pink in colour, one male was also wearing a cap.
On the 1st of September, 2014 there was an attempt break and enter to a residence in the 100 block of Westridge Road. Entry was attempted by kicking the back door of the residence. A suspect was seen in the area and was described: late teens early 20’s, short black hair, dark skin, brown eyes, wearing a light coloured shirt and shorts. Male suspect was riding a bicycle and left the scene.
On the 1st of September, 2014 three domestic incidents were reported to the Sault Ste. Marie Police and were investigated by Patrol and Investigation Services. All three incidents are still under investigation, no arrests made.
On the 1st of September, 2014 Patrol Services investigated a threatening complaint where a female was threatened over the building intercom system in the 400 block of McNabb Street. Suspect or suspects are unknown; this incident is still under investigation.
On the 2nd of September, 2014 Patrol Services responded to a bear complaint in the 500 block of Moss Road. Three bears were seen eating garbage in the yard of a residence. The garbage was cleaned up by the home owner and the bears left the area without incident. Residents are reminded to be mindful not to leave garbage outside of their residence as this will attract bears and other wild animals in the area.
*Note: Reminder extra caution today, September 2, with regards to driving. Public school students will be returning back to school and to be mindful of pedestrian and school bus traffic. Further, separate school students will be returning tomorrow on September 3, 2014.
If you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other crime, call Crime Stoppers at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Submit an e-tip from the Crime Stoppers’ website at www.saultcrimestoppers.com or text keyword SSM with your tip to 274637.