Windows shot at, licences misrepresented, charitable collecting questioned
May 28: Trinity Conception District RCMP received a report of property damage to a residence in Winterton. It appears someone shot either a BB or pellet through the basement window.
May 29:A window was smashed in a Tilton pub, but it doesn’t appear that entry was gained.
RCMP received a report of a break and enter into a cabin on Hodgewater Line. A 2008 Suzuki LTX bearing the plate VDO908 was reported stolen.
The passenger window of a vehicle parked in Upper Island Cove appears to have been shot at with a BB gun.
Anyone with information pertaining to any of these investigations is asked to contact the RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS or www.rocktips.ca
May 30: Trinity Conception District RCMP received a report of an intoxicated man driving in Bay Roberts. The vehicle was located and a 32-year-old Port de Grave man was arrested and charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle. Court is set for Aug. 17.
RCMP received a report of a vehicle passing motorists on the solid line. Police located and stopped the vehicle. After further investigation, RCMP arrested a 22-year-old Tilton man. He was charged for impaired operation of a motor vehicle and is scheduled to appear in court July 20.
Trinity Conception District RCMP and provincial liquor inspectors conducted a bar check in Spaniard’s Bay and observed two males under the legal age. An 18-year-old male from Upper Island Cove and a 16-year-old male from Shearstown were issued tickets for misrepresenting drivers’ licences as their own.
May 31: Police were advised a utility trailer was stolen from the yard of Cupids Haven B&B at approximately 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon. Witnesses reported seeing a male, tall, thin build, with dark hair driving a wine coloured Alero towing the trailer. The trailer is described as a Snow Bear utility trailer, with wooden side panels. Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS or www.rocktips.ca
After responding to a complaint of an impaired driver in Upper Island Cove, police located the vehicle. A 63-year-old Bryant’s Cove man was issued a 24 hour driving suspension.
RCMP received a complaint from a resident in Carbonear who was suspicious of two people - a young male and a young female — collecting money for the Cancer Association. Police spoke with the parties and are currently investigating the legitimacy of the collection.
Any homeowners who are suspicious of the legitimacy of people collecting money door to door are encouraged to contact the charity being represented or contact the RCMP to verify the identity and that the collection is authorized. There have been instances of frauds in recent years where illegitimate collectors have taken advantage of the good nature and generosity of Newfoundlanders.
June 1: A vehicle was reported damaged while parked on Water Street in Carbonear. The incident occurred sometime between the hours of 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Trinity Conception District RCMP received a report of theft from a residence currently under construction in Small Point. Bundles of shingles that were being stored there were stolen.
A trailer at a job site in South River was reported broken into sometime overnight May 29. Various tools were stolen.
June 2: A dark khaki green, Supercycle Hooligan 21 speed mountain bike was reported stolen from a shed in Spaniard’s Bay.
Anyone with information pertaining to the above investigations is asked to contact the RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS or www.rocktips.ca