Some help­ful ice safety tips

The Compass - - TRINITY SOUTH -

The fol­low­ing is a snap­shot of sev­eral in­ves­ti­ga­tions over the last week which high­lights the na­ture of some calls we re­ceived and iden­ti­fies in­ci­dents that the pub­lic can pos­si­bly help us with by pro­vid­ing in­for­ma­tion. Jan. 27 • Trin­ity Con­cep­tion District RCMP re­ceived a re­port of a ve­hi­cle pass­ing an am­bu­lance in the area of Car­bon­ear while the emer­gency equip­ment was ac­ti­vated. As a re­sult of the in­ves­ti­ga­tion a 27-year-old male res­i­dent of Perry’s Cove was charged un­der the High­way Traf­fic Act for fail­ing to yield to an emer­gency ve­hi­cle.

• Re­ceived a re­port of an alarm at Davis Ele­men­tary school in Car­bon­ear. As a re­sult of this in­ves­ti­ga­tion, it was dis­cov­ered that a break, en­ter and theft had oc­curred. Three males were ar­rested and charged were two res­i­dents of Car­bon­ear, ages 27 and 18. Also ap­pre­hended was a 19-year-old male res­i­dent of Vic­to­ria. Court date is set for April 19. Jan. 28 • Re­ceived a re­port of an as­sault at a school in Car­bon­ear. As a re­sult of this in­ves­ti­ga­tion, a 15-year-old male res­i­dent of Salmon Cove was ar­rested. Court date is set for March 21. Jan. 29 • Re­ceived a re­port of threats ut­tered against a per­son in Heart’s De­light. A 16-year-old male from the com­mu­nity was charged.

• Re­ceived a re­port of dam­age to prop­erty in Co­ley’s Point. Four win­dows had been smashed out of a ve­hi­cle. A 25-year-old male res­i­dent of Co­ley’s Point was ar­rested as a re­sult of the in­ves­ti­ga­tion. Court date set for Fe­bru­ary 10.

Re­port­ing crime

Trin­ity Con­cep­tion District RCMP would like to re­mind mem­bers of the gen­eral pub­lic that they are en­cour­aged to re­port any in­for­ma­tion re­gard­ing sus­pi­cious or crim­i­nal ac­tiv­ity to their lo­cal po­lice de­tach­ment. You can re­port your in­for­ma­tion in per­son, by phone or you can be anony­mous by call­ing Crime Stop­pers at 1800-222-8477. www.nl­crimestop­pers.com.

Cst Ed­wina ESCOTT

In­ves­ti­ga­tor Trin­ity Con­cep­tion District RCMP

Of­fice: (709)596-5014 ed­wina.escott@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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