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SS Police5 fullThere are a total of 145 incidents between May 30 and June 5.

On May 30 at 2:17 p.m., police observed a drug transaction taking place in Port Elgin. A 65 year old Saugeen Shores man was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Schedule 1 Substance, Oxycocet. The man was held for a bail hearing in Walkerton.

Saugeen Shores Police has been receiving several reports of bicycle thefts each week.

Dan Rivett, Chief of Police: “Remember to Lock it or Lose it. Please lock up your bicycles.”

On June 5 at 2:12 p.m., police received a report of a break and enter to a Southampton garage. Items stolen include a chain saw, drill, leaf blower, blade sharpener and gas can. There are no suspects at this time.

At 2:55 p.m. on June 5, police responded to the area of James and Goderich streets to a report of an intoxicated female. The female was located and arrested for her own safety. She was held until sober.

On June 4 at 11:52 p.m. it was reported that some time overnight a red plastic Muskoka chair had been stolen from a front porch in Port Elgin.

At 12:58 p.m. same day, police received a report of a lock being cut off a garage in Southampton. Nothing appears to have been stolen.

At 11:38 p.m., police responded to a shoplifting complaint at Petro Canada. Police attended, located the individual who went back and paid for the item.

On June 3 at 11:25 a.m., police received a report of shoplifting from the Canadian Tire. A 43 year old female from Tiverton returned three pool poles and a pool vacuum. She was charged with Theft Under.

At 6:20 p.m. same day, police responded to an assault in progress at a Southampton address. After investigation a 36 year old male was charged with assault.

On June 2 at 6:17 p.m. police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle that had licence plates on the system as unattached. The driver was charged with No Insurance and Use Plates not Authorized.

At 12:09 a.m. on June 1, police received a report of a female being bitten by a raccoon earlier in the evening along the beach in Southampton. The female received medical attention. The raccoon was located, put down and turned over to the Owen Sound Health Unit for testing.

At 12:40 p.m. same day, police received a report of a theft of a 12” silver garden ball from a residence in Southampton.

At 7:42 p.m., police received a complaint, a home owner had received a call from a person claiming to be from ADT Security. The home owner was told he had won an alarm system and was being asked what alarm system he currently uses. The home owner called police because he recognized this to be a scam as he had not entered a contest to win.

Remember don’t give out information over the phone unless you have initiated the call to a place you trust.

On May 31 at 3:31 p.m., police responded to a shoplifting complaint at Independent Grocer. The culprit had left the store. Police are investigating and reviewing video.

On May 30 at 11:37 a.m. it was reported to police that a lock had been cut off of a shed in Southampton. It does not appear that anything was stolen.

At 2:53 p.m. Walmart security observed a female conceal a cell phone on her person. When confronted the person threw the phone on the floor breaking it. Police attended and found the person to be wanted on warrants from Owen Sound. She was released on paperwork to attend court in Owen Sound.

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