Arson - Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Building

Arson – Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Building

At 11:39 p.m. on the 20th Mar 2014 a male suspect attended the rear of a residence on the 400 block of McIntyre St E and threw multiple Molotov cocktails at the rear of the building. A second story window was broken but nothing went inside. The suspect was seen fleeing towards Main St. The flames on the outside of the building were extinguished by the residents using snow. Fire Services attended and checked the building. Cst Christian Elia is investigating.

As a result of comments posted on face book by a male teenager, a second teenage male threatened the first male unless he paid him a specific amount of money. A 17 year old male young offender was arrested on the 20th Mar and charged with threatening and extortion. He is to appear in court on 23rd of April 2014. Cst Bruce Whitehead is investigating.

Break Enter and Mischief.
Overnight on the 18th and 19th March a residence on Dudley St that is under renovation was entered. Nothing appears to be missing but a door, a window and bathroom fixtures were smashed. Cst Ross Lingley is investigating.

Break Enter and Theft
Between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. on the 18th March a locked trailer at a Riverbend Rd business was entered and scrap aluminium taken. Items stolen include 6 radiators, and vehicle control arms. Cst Scott Buchanan is investigating.