Press Release

Female arrested for outstanding warrant and controlled substance

On Friday November 5, 2021, at approximately 3:49 p.m., police located and arrested 32-year-old, Tanya-Dawn REID, of Arnprior, Ontario for an outstanding warrant for her arrest held by the OPP.

A search of REID, revealed that she was in possession of controlled drug substances.  As a result, REID stands charged with two counts of possession of a Schedule 1 controlled substance. 

REID was later released by way of an Undertaking and turned over to the OPP on strength of their outstanding arrest warrant. 

Male arrested for outstanding warrant

On Sunday November 7, 2021, at approximately 12:57 p.m., police located and arrested a 50- year-old male suspect, of Smiths Falls, for an outstanding arrest warrant.  The warrant was issued stemming from an October 2021, theft related incident. 

The suspect stands charged with one count of theft under $5000.00 and was held for a bail hearing to answer to this charge. 

Male arrested for outstanding warrant   

On Tuesday November 9, 2021, at approximately 9:45 a.m., police located and arrested a 28-year-old male suspect, of Smiths Falls, for an outstanding arrest warrant.  The warrant was issued in relation to an October 2021 disturbance incident at a Chambers Street residence.

The suspect stands charged with the following:  Break and Enter, Unlawfully in Dwelling, Assault, Mischief Under $5000.00 and Breach of a Probation release condition. 

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

Male arrested for numerous criminal offences

On Wednesday November 10, 2021, at approximately 8:57 a.m., police located and arrested a 28-year-old, male suspect, of Smiths Falls, for numerous fraud related offences.  Police entered into an investigation in July of 2021, and revealed that the suspect had stolen cheques belonging to a family member and proceeded to cash numerous fraudulent cheques at several financial institutions. 

The suspect stands charged with the following:  Theft Under $5000.00, Possession of stolen property x2, Fraud Under $5000.00 x7 and Utter Forged documents x7. 

The suspect was later released by way of an Undertaking and will appear in court at a future court date 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).