Teen charged for sell­ing pills

The Compass - - TRINITY SOUTH -

The Trin­ity Con­cep­tion RCMP an­swered 104 calls for ser­vice dur­ing the week of June 6-12, 2012. 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.

June 6

• Charged a 14 year old male from Car­bon­ear af­ter re­ceiv­ing in­for­ma­tion the male had sold oxy­codone pills. The male was in­ter­viewed and was charged for traf­fick­ing the drug. He is due in court July 17.

June 7

• Re­sponded to a two ve­hi­cle mo­tor ve­hi­cle col­li­sion on Car­bon­ear Hill. The two ve­hi­cles were not mov­able and had to be towed from the scene. No one was in­jured in the col­li­sion and the mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

June 8

• Re­sponded to a com­plaint of theft of liquor from the Car­bon­ear Liquor Store. The sus­pect had com­mit­ted the theft ear­lier in the day and left the area. The in­ci­dent was cap­tured on sur­veil­lance video and the mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion to iden­tify the sus­pect.

• Re­sponded to a traf­fic com­plaint on Wa­ter Street in Har­bour Grace. A 36 year old Bris­tol’s Hope male was is­sued a traf­fic sum­mons for operating a ve­hi­cle with no valid driv­ers li­cence.

• Re­sponded to a traf­fic com­plaint on Veter­ans Memo­rial High­way be­tween Car­bon­ear and Vic­to­ria. A ve­hi­cle was parked in the wrong direc­tion and ob­struct­ing traf­fic. The ve­hi­cle was towed and a traf­fic sum­mons is­sued to the owner.

June 9

• Ar­rested a 26 year old male from Old Per­li­can af­ter a traf­fic stop in Car­bon­ear. The male dis­played signs of be­ing im­paired and the male was de­tained for a breath­a­lyzer test. The male failed this test and was charged for im­paired driv­ing and driv­ing over 80 mg. The male was also is­sued tick­ets for hav­ing no driv­ers li­cence, no in­sur­ance, and no reg­is­tra­tion.

• Re­sponded to 6 false alarm calls within this 24 hour pe­riod. Busi­ness and res­i­dence own­ers are re­minded to keep their alarms in good work­ing order. While the RCMP are re­spond­ing to false alarms they could be re­quired for an emer­gency.

June 10

• Re­sponded to a fight on High Road in Car­bon­ear. A 32 year old male from Car­bon- ear and a 29 year old male from Salmon Cove were in a dis­pute. The males were sep­a­rated and no charges have been laid. The mat­ter is un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

June 11

• Re­sponded to a sin­gle ve­hi­cle col­li­sion in Western Bay. The 51 year old male op­er­a­tor of the ve­hi­cle was taken to hos­pi­tal with mi­nor in­juries. RCMP at­tended the col­li­sion and the hos­pi­tal. The male is be­ing in­ves­ti­gated for operating a ve­hi­cle while im­paired. Blood sam­ples were taken and the mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

• Re­sponded to a com­plaint of a break and en­try into a res­i­dence in Bare­need. Taken in this break and en­try was flat screen TV, 32 inch TV, washer/dryer, jew­elry, art work and other things. The mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

June 12

• Re­sponded to a ve­hi­cle-cy­clist col­li­sion in Lower Is­land Cove. An 11 year old male re­mains in hos­pi­tal for ob­ser­va­tion af­ter his bi­cy­cle col­lided with a ve­hi­cle which was back­ing up in a park­ing area. A 17 year male from the area has been is­sued a traf­fic sum­mons for not hav­ing a li­censed driver with him ac­cord­ing to his li­cence class. The mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

• Re­sponded to a call of da­m­age to prop­erty in Spa­niard’s Bay. A win­dow had been bro­ken out of a ve­hi­cle some­time overnight. The mat­ter re­mains un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

Re­port­ing crim­i­nal or sus­pi­cious be­hav­iour

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 1-800-222-8477. You can go on­line at www.nl­crimestop­pers.com or www.rock­tips.ca. Crime stop­pers NL is now on twit­ter and face book.

Const. John Clarke is the com­mu­nity polic­ing and drug aware­ness of­fi­cer for Trin­ity Con­cep­tion District RCMP. He can be reached at the fol­low­ing: 786-2110 (of­fice) or 589-5635 (cell)

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