Press Release

Male arrested for domestic offences

On Monday May 18, 2021 at approximately 6:38 a.m., police attend a residence on Broadview Avenue West, to follow up on a reported domestic assault.  Investigation revealed that a 42 year old male resident had committed the following offences against his common law girlfriend:  Assault, Assault with a weapon, Uttering threats and Forcible confinement.

The accused was subsequently placed under arrest and held for a bail hearing to answer to these outstanding charges.

Male arrested for domestic assault

On Saturday May 22, 2021 at approximately 9:43 p.m., police were called to attend the area of Queen Street for a report of an injured female.  Police located the injured female and investigation revealed, that the female victim had just been assaulted by her boyfriend in the park area by Old Sly’s Road.  The victim was transported to the hospital, was found to have suffered minor injuries and was later medically cleared. 

Police located and arrested the 25 year old male suspect, of Kemptville, Ontario, for one count of domestic assault. 

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

Male arrested for domestic assault

On Saturday May 22, 2021 at approximately 11:47 p.m., police were called to attend a Jasper Avenue residence, for a report of a domestic assault.  Investigation revealed that the 56 year old male resident had assaulted his common law partner.

The suspect was subsequently placed under arrest, stands charged with one count of domestic related assault and held for a bail hearing to answer to this charge.

Female arrested for breaching release conditions

On Sunday May 23, 2021 at approximately 9:25 p.m., police located a 33 year old female suspect at a Parkland Court residence, who was found to be in breach of her court imposed release conditions. 

The suspect was subsequently placed under arrest, stands charged with two counts of breaching her court ordered release conditions and held for a bail hearing.

Male arrested for historical domestic related offences

On Sunday May 23, 2021 at approximately 10:30 a.m., police received a complaint from a female victim in regards to historical domestic abuse with her ex common law partner.  Investigation revealed that a 34 year old male suspect, of Smiths Falls, had committed numerous serious domestic related offences against the victim throughout their relationship.

The suspect is charged with the following:  Assault with a weapon, Choking, Forcible confinement, Utter threats to cause bodily harm, Sexual assault, Criminal harassment, Fraud over $5000.00, Make forged document and Use forged document. 

The suspect was held for a bail hearing to answer to these charges.   

Motor vehicle accident leads to numerous offences

On Monday May 24, 2021 at approximately 7:56 a.m., police were called to attend the area of Sussex Street for a report of a motor vehicle accident that had crashed into a yard.  Investigation revealed that 34 year old Reece Bonneau, of Perth, Ontario, was impaired and the lone occupant inside the vehicle.  While attempting to place the suspect under arrest, he resisted, assaulted officer’s and attempted to flee the area in his vehicle, causing damage to a police cruiser. 

As a result Reece Bonneau is charged with the following offences:  Imparied operation alcohol-drug, Refusal to comply with demand, Resist Peace Officer, Flight from Peace Officer, Dangerous operation of a vehicle, Assault a Peace Officer, Mischief Under $5000.00 and Driving while under suspension. 

Domestic disturbance leads to arrest

On Monday May 24, 2021 at approximately 7:13 p.m., police responded to a residence on Jasper Avenue for a report of a domestic disturbance.  Investigation revealed that a 52 year old male resident had assaulted his common law partner.  While investigating this offence, the victim disclosed several additional historical domestic related offences. 

As a result the suspect stands charged with the following:  Assault x3 (domestic), Uttering threat to cause bodily harm, Assault with a weapon, Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, Careless use of a firearm, and Assault causing bodily harm.

The suspect was held for a bail hearing to answer to these outstanding 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 be provided anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).