Last Wednesday, after receiving information from the public, a man was arrested for cruelty to animals. The 32 year-old killed the cat of his roommate because it wasn’t ‘behaving well’. The man was under probation and had three arrest warrants out for him. Another man was arrested for making death threats against his former partner and her children. On Thursday morning, at around 7:00 am, a young man was intercepted for speeding on Principale East, in Magog. The police (RPM) noticed a knuckleduster in the car and arrested him for an illegal weapon.
On Friday, a motorcyclist was caught going 90 in a 50 kilometre zone and received a $350 fine, 6 inaptitude points, and lost his license for 24 hours. At around 3:20 am on Saturday, the police
were called when a car went off the Georgeville road. A 32 year-old man, of Westmount, had three times the legal limit of alcohol in his blood and his license was suspended for 90 days, his vehicle seized for 30 days, and criminal charges will follow.
On Monday night, at around 8:00 pm, the Regie de police Memphremagog RPM were called about a man who was going door to door asking for money. Some people received threats from the man and he even gave amphetamine pills to a woman and a girl of 14. The 41 year-old suspect of Magog, known by police, was arrested and later released.
ater on Monday night, the police were called to verify the state of a man who was acting aggressively and strangely at a motel in the Orford Canton. While driving his car, the man escaped the police and a chase followed on route 141 and the road going to Camping du Mont Orford where the suspect drove through a locked barrier. He got stuck soon after in the snow and ice on the road and was taken by the police. The 32 yearold man from Sherbrooke will face charges of running from the police, driving under the influence of drugs, dangerous driving, and possession of methamphetamine and breaking probation. Because he seemed mentally disturbed, he was brought to the psychiatric ward and will appear later in court.