Thefts, Frauds, Warrants

Theft – ST22015352

On September 22, police took a report of a Red and Black Daymak Rouge E-Bike being stolen while it was parked at the rear of a downtown restaurant sometime overnight between September 20 and September 21st

Theft – ST22015357

Sometime between September 21 and September 22, unknown person(s) stole an unlocked silver and pink Movello bicycle off the front lawn of a residence.

Warrants – ST22015389/395

On September 22, the St. Thomas Police arrested a 37-year-old male on grounds for assault and uttering threats.  The male was processed and subsequently released with a future court date.

Also on September 22, a 29-year-old female was arrested on an outstanding warrant for theft under $5000.  She was processed and released with a future court date.

Mischief – ST22015391

On September 22, 2022 the St. Thomas Police took a report of damage to a motor vehicle that was parked on September 21, 2022 between 7AM and 3PM in the downtown area.  It appears the vehicle was keyed and the hood possibly punched.

Fraud – ST2201405

On September 22, 2022 the St. Thomas Police took a report of a possible fraud.  The complainant stated that a financial card was lost and had been used by someone other than the owner.  It is believed the complainant may be out approximately $1500.00. This matter is under investigation.

Criminal Harassment – ST22015401

On September 22, 2022 the St. Thomas Police arrested a 78 year old male for criminal harassment after receiving a complaint that he had been following a person around for a period of time. The male was held for court.

Fraud – ST22015413

Police are investigating a fake Readers’ Digest Lottery fraud.  In this particular fraud, the victim received a letter in the mail informing them that they have won a cash prize from Readers’ Digest. The victim was informed to receive the cash prize they would have to pay a ‘Duty Tax’. If you receive a suspicious telephone call or letter, please report it to the St. Thomas Police Service or contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Center at 1-888-495-8501.

Theft – ST22015419

A forty-year-old female from St. Thomas was arrested without incident Thursday following a shoplifting complaint.  Officers responded to a business in the 1000 block of Talbot Street after the female filled her backpack with merchandise and left the store without making payment.  She was arrested a short distance away without incident and released with a future court date.

Fraud – ST22015424

Police are investigating a fake Wal-Mart gift card fraud.  In this particular fraud, the victim received a spoofed email purporting to be an acquaintance.  They were then informed that they needed assistance to purchase Wal-Mart gift cards and would reimburse them once the codes for the cards were sent to the fake email account.    If you receive a suspicious telephone call or letter, please report it to the St. Thomas Police Service or contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Center at 1-888-495-8501.

Theft – ST22015514

Police are investigating the theft of snow tires from an address on Station Street.  Sometime overnight Saturday unknown suspect(s) stole a set of snow tires mounted on rims from the rear yard.  If you have any information about this incident or saw anything suspicious in the area, please contact STPS 519-631-1224 or submit a tip online at www.stthomas-elgincrimestoppers.ca.

Theft – ST22015556

Police are investigating after a vehicle was entered on Devonshire Place overnight Saturday.  The suspect entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a wallet and vehicle documents.  .  If you have any information about this incident or saw anything suspicious in the area, please contact STPS 519-631-1224 or submit a tip online at www.stthomas-elgincrimestoppers.ca.

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