August 5, 2018 | by: johnoshea

Miramichi Police – Weekly Press Release

18-08-01 0027hrs A MPF officer stopped a vehicle on KG Hwy finding that the 28 year old vehicle driver was impaired by alcohol. This male had his driver’s license suspended and his vehicle was towed.

18-08-01 0403hrs MPF officers arrested a 37 year old male for breaching the conditions of a no contact order that had been issued from a recent domestic dispute. This male was held in custody for court.

18-08-01 1319hrs MPF officers from the street crime reduction unit, assisted by patrol officers, stopped a vehicle on KG Hwy and arrested the 5 occupants, 3 males and 2 females, for possession of cannabis and hydromorphone. This matter is still under investigation.

18-08-01 2125hrs MPF officers arrested a 64 year old male on Frances St for causing an alcohol related disturbance. This male was held in custody until he was sober.

18-08-02 1043hrs MPF officers arrested a 38 year old female at Walmart for fraud after she attempted to change price tags on items. This female will be making an upcoming court appearance.

18-08-02 1523hrs MPF officers responded to a report of a Break & Enter into an Old KG hwy residence. Responding officers arrested a 33 year old male at the scene. This drug induced intoxicated male was held in custody for court.

18-08-03 0633hrs MPF officers responded to a report of an overnight break and enter into the City Transit storage building on Wellington Street. Items have been reported stolen. If anyone has any information about this theft, they are asked to contact the MPF at 623-2124.

18-08-03 1727hrs MPF officers prepared a breach of a Judge’s undertaking file against a 45 year old male after he failed to report to the MPF each Friday as part of his court order. This male will be arrested once he is located.

18-08-03 2343hrs A MPF officer stopped a vehicle on the KG Hwy finding that the 56 year old female driver was impaired by alcohol. This female had her driver’s license suspended and her vehicle impounded. She will be facing an upcoming court date.
18-08-04 0206hrs A MPF officer arrested a 21 year old male on King St for possession of crystal meth. A court date is forthcoming.

18-08-04 0821hrs MPF officers arrested a 38 year old male on Chatham Ave for causing a drug induced disturbance. This male was held in custody until he was sober.

18-08-04 1230hrs MPF officers responded to the King Street Tim Horton’s after a patron, who had travelled to this restaurant in his motorized wheel chair, reported a theft. While inside of the restaurant, this male left his motorized wheel chair outside. He left a Samsung tablet in the basket of his chair. This male has limited mobility. Upon exiting from the restaurant, he discovered that someone had stolen the tablet from the basket. MPF officers believe that the tablet was stolen by the occupant of a black coloured SUV that was parked in the lot. If anyone has any information about this theft, they are asked to contact the MPF at 623-2124.

18-08-04 1253hrs MPF officers conducted a court imposed curfew check at the residence of a 49 year old male finding that he was not present. This male will be arrested for breaching a court order once he is located.