Wednesday, November 29, 2006
1. Sudden Death – occurred on the 27th November 2006 at 2:19 pm at a residence on Alma St N. Emergency Services (Police Fire and Ambulance) responded to a call of an infant not breathing. When emergency Service personnel arrived on scene a 17 month old infant (female) was found to be vital signs absent. The Coroner attended to the scene where the infant was pronounced deceased. On the 28th of November 2006 a forensic autopsy was conducted at Hamilton General Hospital. The cause of death has been diagnosed as “Non-accidental blunt force trauma to the body with injuries to the head.” The Guelph Police Service is treating this as a case of child abuse and has dedicated a team of eight senior investigators to conduct the investigation. Anyone with information on this or any other criminal investigation is asked to contact Guelph Police Service Major Case Office 519-824-1212 ext 399 or CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477.
2. Break Enter and Theft – occurred sometime between November 24th and November 25th 2006 to a residence on Neeve St. Entry was gained by slipping a lock. Stolen were some electronic equipment, a video game system and some video games. No suspects. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Guelph Police Service or CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-8477.
3. Break and Enter – occurred sometime between November 26th and November 27th 2006 to Inland Customs 71 Dawson Rd. Entry was gained by forcing a door. No theft. No suspects. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Guelph Police Service or CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-8477.
4. Assault – occurred on the 26th November 2006 at 1:20 am on Carden St. A 23 year old Guelph male suffered a broken nose after being assaulted by an unknown person on the sidewalk in front of The Palace Night Club on Carden St. No description of the person responsible for this assault. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Cst. Kevin Dahl 519-824-1212-voicemail 7168 or CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-8477.
5. Fraud Scam – Guelph Police Service Fraud Unit is advising the public and specifically medical professionals, of a recent fraud scam involving a paid Statistics Canada survey. Medical offices are receiving a letter and cheque for approximately $2500 for a paid survey from Statistics Canada. The individuals are asked to send funds to be part of the survey. The letters advises that they must be part of the survey in order to receive survey money. Statistics Canada has stated that this letter has not been sent by their office and is fraudulent. Anyone receiving this type of letter is asked to contact Statistics Canada at 1-800-263-1136, Cst Jeimy Karavalus 519-824-1212 ext 335 or CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-8477.