Weyburn police investigate property damage, assault and thefts

Weyburn police received a report of damage to windows to Souris School on Monday. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn Police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Over the past couple of weeks, the Weyburn police have received numerous complaints about vandalism and damage having been done to the Elks Park on Douglas Road. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

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Police received a call regarding a domestic assault on June 16. After investigation a male was arrested and is facing a number of serious criminal charges, including assault, assault causing bodily harm, and committing an assault by choking the victim. The accused was later released from custody on conditions and will be making a future court appearance.

City police received a report of the theft of a lawn mower from a yard in the 300 block of Third Avenue SE. The lawnmower is a Troy Built gas lawnmower. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Police received a report of a theft of property from a downtown business on Sunday. The theft was captured on video surveillance, and charges are pending against the person.

Weyburn police received a complaint regarding a child custody matter on June 15. The matter is still under investigation.

Police received a report of a theft of property from a vehicle and damage to the vehicle on June 15. Upon investigating it was learned that the matter was in fact not as it seemed as some friends were playing a practical joke on the vehicle owner.

Weyburn police received a report of a break-and-enter to the laundromat on the south service road at 16th Street and Highway 13 on June 16. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn Police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

City police received a report of the theft of property from a parked vehicle in the 300 block of Ninth Avenue South on Jun 16. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477. 

Weyburn police received a complaint of the theft of property from a vehicle parked in the 300 block of Second Avenue on June 16. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

Police received report on June 16 of a person continually breaching a non-contact order. The matter is under investigation and charges are pending.

Weyburn police received a complaint regarding the noise bylaw on June 16. While dealing with that matter it became known that a person who was present was in breach of a release document and was charged for breaching the undertaking.

While on patrol on June 16, members of the Weyburn police observed a person known to them to be out of the residence in contravention of a curfew clause in a court document. The person was arrested for breaching the court order and was also found to be in possession of both MDMA and Methamphetamine. Charges were laid in all matters and set for a future court date.

Weyburn police received a request to conduct a wellbeing check on an individual on Wednesday. Through that investigation it became evident that the person was in breach of a court-ordered curfew and was subsequently arrested.

Police received a report of vandalism at a downtown business on Wednesday. If anyone has information regarding vandalism to a building in the 400 block of Souris Avenue, they are asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

City police received a report of damage having been caused to a downtown building on Wednesday. As a result of the investigation, a person was located and believed suffering from a medical condition. The person was transported to the hospital where they were examined and discharged. The investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.

City police received a complaint of someone having purchased what was believed to be gold jewelry from a person selling from a motor vehicle on Wednesday. The jewelry was determined to be fake. The vehicle was described as a powder blue SUV with Alberta license plates. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

Weyburn police conducted a compliance check for curfew conditions on an individual on Friday. The person was found to be in violation of the curfew and has been charged accordingly.

City police received a complaint from a downtown business regarding a shoplifting complaint on Friday. The individual was identified through video surveillance and charges are pending.

Police received a complaint regarding a suspicious person on Friday. The person was located and found to have outstanding warrants for their arrest from other police agencies. The person was arrested without incident and processed on the warrants being released for future court dates.

City police received a report of the theft of a small utility trailer stolen from behind the Weyburn Court House on Friday. Anyone having any information about this incident is asked to contact the Weyburn police at (306) 848-3250, or to call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

Weyburn police received a request for a wellbeing check to be done on an elderly person on Saturday. The person was found to be at home. EMS was called to assess the person.

The past week was the week for fraud scam complaints with the Police Service receiving a total of 13 complaints. Most related either to scams on behalf of the STARS Lottery or prizes won through Reader’s Digest. Police stress that in Canada it does not cost an award winner anything to claim a prize. Please be extremely cautious of the information you may provide to callers or through emails received.

During the week the Weyburn Police Service responded to 106 calls for service, issued nine traffic tickets and five Criminal Code charges.