Arrest on Outstanding Warrant

(Innisfil, ON) On Saturday, September 26, 2020, at 3:35 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle parked in an area under construction off Yonge Street near the 4th Line in Innisfil. The driver was arrested on outstanding warrants from SSPS and another police service. A search of the driver and the vehicle resulted in the seizure of a quantity of drugs and a replica handgun.

30-year-old Jeremy Wilcox of Bradford was arrested on the outstanding warrant for robbery, several firearms offences and assault with a weapon following an incident in Bradford in April. Upon arrest, he was also charged with two counts of Failure to Comply With Judicial Release and Breach Firearms Prohibition. He was released with a future court date and transported to the other police service where he was arrested for that outstanding warrant.

Impaired Driving 

(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers charged a man with impaired driving and fail to remain after receiving a call from a citizen.

On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, around 12:20 a.m., police were called after a citizen witnessed a vehicle striking a guard rail on County Road 27 near Line 2 in Bradford. Police located the vehicle in the County Road 88 and Highway 400 area and the driver was arrested. He was transported to South Division where breath test readings were above the legal limit of alcohol.

36-year-old Deakon Mueller of Innisfil was charged with Operation While Impaired, Over 80 and Fail to Remain. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days.

Thank you to the citizen who reported a suspected impaired driver. Impaired driving is a crime in progress. If you suspect someone is driving impaired, call 911. Together we can prevent tragedies and make our roads safe for everyone.

From Friday, September 25, 2020, to Monday, September 28, 2020, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 212 calls for service.