Press Release

Male arrested for breaching release condition 

On Friday August 26, 2022, at approximately 9:44 a.m., police received information that a male was at a residence in Smiths Falls while being bound by a court ordered release order prohibiting him from being in the Town stemming from a previous Intimate Partner Violence incident.  Police attended the residence and located the 59-year-old suspect, of Smiths Falls, and subsequently placed him under arrest.

The accused was held for a bail hearing to answer to this charge.

Female arrested for theft and breaches

On Sunday August 28, 2022, at approximately 9:446 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Chambers Street.  Investigation revealed that the 27-year-old female passenger, of Smiths Falls, was wanted in a theft of gasoline from a local retailer.  The suspect was also found to be in breach of two of her court ordered release conditions. 

The accused is charged with one count of theft under $5000.00 and two counts of breaching her court ordered release order and was held for a bail hearing to answer to these outstanding charges.

Female arrested for threats and weapon offences

On Monday August 29, 2022, at approximately 6:57 p.m., police located and arrested a

47-year-old female, of Smiths Falls for numerous criminal offences stemming from a August 25, 2022 incident.  Investigation revealed that the suspect had uttered threats to a neighbour and picked up a weapon of opportunity in a threatening manner.  

The accused is charged with the following:  Uttering Threats, Assault with a Weapon, Mischief Under $5000.00 and Criminal Harassment.  

The accused was later released by police with conditions and will appear in court at a future court date to answer to these outstanding charges.

Male arrested for breaching release order conditions

On Thursday September 1, 2022, at approximately 8:59 p.m., police attended a Center Street address and located a 25-year-old male suspect that had an outstanding warrant for his arrest.  The warrant was issued, stemming from an August 21, 2022, incident in where the suspect breached his court ordered release conditions stemming from an Intimate Partner Violence related incident.  

The accused is charged with two counts of breaching his release order and held for a bail hearing to answer to these charges.

***The charges in these matters have not been proven in court***

The Smiths Falls Police Service urges anyone with further information regarding this incident, or similar incidents, to contact our service at 613-283-0357. Information may also be provided anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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