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City Police Beat

Thursday, June 27, 2002

(Updated 2:50pm, Thur June 27) FATAL ACCIDENT On June 26, shortly before 1:00 a.m., the Sault Fire Service was at the 400 block of Douglas Street to attend to a downed hydro wire.

Wednesday, June 26, 2002

FATAL ACCIDENT A fatal accident occurred in the Sault at 1:00 a.m. today. A 58-year-old female was struck by an eastbound pick-up tuck on Douglas Street in the 400 block area. The driver of the pick-up was a 56-year-old male.

Tuesday, June 25, 2002

ARREST IN SCHOOL BREAK-IN On June 20, patrol officers answered an alarm at Sir James Dunn High School. A window had been broken and thieves entered the school stealing a small quantity of chocolate bars used for fund raising.

Monday, June 24, 2002

From Friday at 6pm until this morning at 6am, police responded to 11 more nuisance bear calls in various wooded areas of the city. The animals caused no injury or damage.

Sunday, June 23, 2002

City police had a fairly quiet night last night. There were five arrests. Three were for being intoxicated in a public place and two were for breaches of parole. Police report two bear sightings near the airport.

Saturday, June 22, 2002

City Police had a busy twenty-four hours with 15 arrests mainly for breach of parole, assault and the usual number of drunks. One motorist was charged with impaired driving.

Friday, June 21, 2002

LIZARD ON THE LOOSE City police officers were called to a residence in the 200 block of Kingsford Road. A pet lizard got loose around 1:00 p.m. and was at large. The lizard is 2 ½ feet long and greenish yellow in colour.

Thursday, June 20, 2002

TWO BREAK AND ENTERS City police are investigating 2 business break and enters that occurred yesterday. Thieves cut through the power lines to Traders Metal at 131 Yates Road and forced open the door.

Wednesday, June 19, 2002

The Sault Police Service investigated a number of break and enters to private residences and one to a business. The business, located in the 2600 block of Second Line West had a lock cut off an exterior door allowing access to a utility room.

Tuesday, June 18, 2002

TWO ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT Officers of the Major Crime Unit executed arrest warrants on two male suspects yesterday. Arrested and charged is Kenneth Frigault, age 21, of 1027 Wellington Street East.