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City Police Beat

Friday, March 8, 2002

CAR-PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT City police investigated a pedestrian - vehicle accident at 10:38 yesterday morning at the intersection of Gore and Bay Streets. A vehicle travelling south on Andrew Street struck a pedestrian who was crossing Bay Street.

Thursday, March 7, 2002

City police are investigating two robberies that occurred yesterday. The first took place in the men's washroom at Sears in the Station Mall at about 9:55 a.m. The victim, a 65-year-old male, was attacked upon entering the washroom.

Wednesday, March 6, 2002

YOUTH TURNS HIMSELF IN TO POLICE City police have charged two males with theft and possession of stolen property under $5,000.

Tuesday, March 5, 2002

HOUSE BURNS At 9:30 a.m. yesterday, police were called to a house fire in the 100 block of Beech Street. The fire was promptly extinguished by the fire department. There was extensive damage to the older home.

Monday, March 4, 2002

The past twenty-four hours have been fairly quiet for the City Police Service. There were nineteen vehicle accidents over the weekend. One sent the occupants to hospital. Charged with failing to stop for a red light is Raymond St.

Sunday, March 3, 2002

HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT Yesterday afternoon at 1:55, the City Police Service was called by a citizen on a cell phone. The caller had witnessed a hit-and-run accident and was following the vehicle that had left the scene.

Saturday, March 2, 2002

City Police picked up a couple of drunks for a free night's lodging in the cells. Other than that it was a very quiet 24-hour period.

Friday, March 1, 2002

City police had a very quiet night last night and have no arrests or anything else to report. POLICE OFFER DESCRIPTIONS OF ATM FRAUD ARTISTS There are two women who have been involved in an automated banking machine scam in the Sault.

Thursday, February 28, 2002

City police report several minor accidents last night although there were no injuries. There are no arrests to report. ATM FRAUD ARTISTS AT WORK IN SAULT City police are investigating two incidents involving Automated Banking Machines.

Wednesday, February 27, 2002

28 WEATHER-RELATED ACCIDENTS YESTERDAY The weather was playing havoc with traffic yesterday. At 3:44 in the afternoon, a 1999 Chev Blazer, operated by 49-year-old Sharon Woods of Richards Landing, was westbound on Trunk Road.