Sear­letown Road ac­ci­dent

Journal Pioneer - - COMMUNITY -

Ed­i­tor’s Note: The fol­low­ing is a list of some of the in­ci­dent and in­ves­ti­ga­tions by the Prince Dis­trict RCMP from Oct. 29 to Nov. 4. A to­tal of 124 oc­cur­rences were in­ves­ti­gated.

The driver of a pickup truck was charged with im­paired driv­ing after an ac­ci­dent in Bed­eque on Oct. 31. The col­li­sion oc­curred at the cor­ner of Route 1A and Route 10 around 4:30 p.m. last Wed­nes­day.

A wo­man from New Brunswick was driv­ing a Toy­ota Corolla and trav­el­ling on Route 1A when she struck the rear of the Ford F-150 as it pulled out from Route 10.

The driver of the truck pro­vided breath sam­ples al­most two times the le­gal limit, said po­lice. She is sched­uled to ap­pear in court in mid-De­cem­ber.

Palmer Road man charged with ar­son

A 20-year old man from Palmer Road was ar­rested and charged with ar­son by West Prince RCMP Nov. 1. The Tig­nish Fire De­part­ment called the RCMP around 4:30 a.m. to say they were bat­ting a struc­ture fire and a sus­pect was nearby. The man is sched­uled to at­tend court in early Jan­uary.

Kil­dare dis­tur­bance

A man and a wo­man were each charged with as­sault on Nov. 3. Around 1:30 a.m. West Prince RCMP were called to a home in Kil­dare Capes be­cause of a dis­tur­bance. The 42-year-old wo­man and a 37-year-old man are sched­uled to at­tend court in the new year.

Trees down, roads blocked

“Extremely” high winds last Satur­day evening and through­out Sun­day, Nov. 4, kept Prince Dis­trict RCMP of­fi­cers busy. Downed trees were block­ing nu­mer­ous road­ways.

Check­points con­tinue in Novem­ber

Prince Dis­trict RCMP re­ceived 21 traf­fic-re­lated com­plaints in the past week. The RCMP were busy check­ing on re­ports of ve­hi­cles driv­ing er­rat­i­cally, speed­ing and to haz­ards on the road. RCMP will con­tinue to con­duct check­points through­out the month of Novem­ber, in var­i­ous com­mu­ni­ties across Prince Dis­trict, tar­get­ing cell phone use, seat belts, dis­tracted driv­ing and im­paired driv­ing.

Any­one with in­for­ma­tion re­gard­ing these in­ves­ti­ga­tions or other crim­i­nal ac­tiv­ity is asked to call the RCMP or Crime Stop­pers at 1-800-222-8477.

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