NPD Media Release

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

MEDIA RELEASE

 

 

DATE: June 13,2017

 

TO: All Media Outlets

 

FROM: Sergeant Corey Hoy

 

SUBJECT: Nelson Police Department Files of Interest

 

NPD 17-2583:

On 17/06/13 at approximately 0347 hours, the Nelson Police Department received a call for service for a commercial break and enter that occurred on Baker Street.  Upon police arrival, it was determined that three businesses in the same complex had been broken into and various items had been removed.

Police are continuing their investigation and are asking anyone with information to contact the Nelson Police Department at 250-354-3919 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

NPD 17-2590:

On 17/06/13 at approximately 0930 hours, the Nelson Police Department received a call for service regarding an aggressive panhandler in the downtown area.  The Nelson Police Department had received several calls related to the described male and it was determined that the male was in breach of his Probation Order.  The male, who is known to police and has a history of aggressive panhandling was located and arrested for breaching his Probation Order.  The male was held in custody for a bail hearing to occur on 17/06/14 and are recommending three counts of Breach of Probation.