Waterloo Regional Police are looking for a man who attempted to sexually assault a female after she fought him off.
A 34-year-old woman was walking in the area of Lowell Street South and Elliott Street in Cambridge on Saturday, November 24, at 4 a.m.
An unknown male approached her and attempted to sexually assault her while brandishing a weapon.
The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries and was treated in hospital.
The suspect is described as male, white, 5’6” to 5’9”, medium to large build, small eyes and a straggly beard. He was wearing a black winter coat, black gloves, a blue toque, and dark pants.
The Special Victims Unit’s investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
A man and three teenage girls were found drinking and smoking marijuana in a parked car. Waterloo Regional Police stopped to investigate a suspicious running vehicle that was parked in a public school parking lot in Kitchener on Friday around 8 p.m. Three females youths and one adult male were found in the vehicle smoking cannabis. Police searched the vehicle and people inside and found open alcohol, drug paraphernalia and a substantial quantity of marijuana.
All occupants were charged under the Cannabis Act and Liquor Licence Act.
The driver received a 3-day driver’s licence suspension for having a BAC above zero.
Waterloo Regional Police responded to a disturbance inside a residence in the area of Brandenburg Court in Waterloo on Sunday, November 25, at approximately 4:20 a.m. Two victims were transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Three individuals have been arrested and charged with assault and weapons related offences.
Waterloo Regional Police are looking for a reckless driver after a car chase.
Police attempted to stop a vehicle on Weber Street East at Franklin Street in Kitchener on Friday, November 23, at 6:05 p.m. The vehicle fled from police at a high rate of speed and was involved in multiple collisions with other motorists and city property.
The vehicle was located abandoned nearby and was later reported stolen.
The driver is currently outstanding and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext.4499 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
A man used a ladder to break into a second-storey apartment.
The break and enter happened at an apartment on Kitchener Road in Cambridge just before to 1 a.m. on November 23. A male suspect, who was described as in his mid-20’s, wearing a coat with a fur-lined hood, used a ladder to gain access into an upper apartment unit. The homeowner confronted the male and he fled. There were no injuries and police are continuing to investigate. Anyone with information is requested to call the Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-570-9777 ext. 8291 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
A two-vehicle collision sent two people to the hospital with minor injuries.
Waterloo Regional Police responded to a two-vehicle collision on Fairway Road in Kitchener on Friday, November 23, at 11:40 a.m.
A 41-year-old Kitchener woman was travelling south on Fairway Road and attempted a left turn. A pick-up truck travelling north that was driven by a 62-year-old Guelph man struck the female’s vehicle. Two passengers in the female’s vehicle, including a 74-year-old female, were transported to hospital with minor injuries. The Kitchener woman was charged with turn not in safety as a result of the investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision are asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8856.
Waterloo Regional Police are asking for help locating car thieves after a string of thefts in the community.
Police are investigating several auto thefts within the Region of Waterloo.
The unknown suspects are stealing vehicles while they are left running and un-attended in the owner’s driveways.
Police are reminding the public not to leave their vehicles unattended while warming up. Police are also requesting anyone with information to contact the Waterloo Regional Police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Waterloo Regional Police responded to a break and enter in-progress at the LCBO on King Street West in Kitchener on Thursday, November 22 at 9 p.m.
A male forced his way in and once inside he stole four bottles of liquor. Police located the suspect, which led to the arrest of an 18-year-old male from the Ottawa area. The male has been charged with break, enter and commit and fail to comply with recognizance.
Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a robbery that took place on Wednesday, November 21, just after 9 p.m., at a convenience store on Highland Road in Kitchener.
Two suspects entered the store. While inside, one suspect brandished a weapon and demanded cash.
The suspects fled the area on foot with a small amount of money.
Anyone with information is asked to contact North Division Detectives at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.