Stolen Firearms 

(Innisfil, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers are investigating the theft of firearms from a home in Innisfil.

On Friday, August 23, 2019, around 5:00 p.m., police were called to the St. Johns Road and Nantyr Drive area after a resident discovered the theft of a locked gun safe containing two legally owned firearms. The stolen firearms are a semi-automatic handgun and a long-gun. Investigation has led police to believe there are people in the community with information regarding this theft and the possible whereabouts of the stolen firearms. Investigators are asking those witnesses to come forward and help police keep our communities safe by recovering these weapons. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Tyler Howey at 705-436-2141 extension 1057, email tyler.howey@southsimcoepolice.ca, leave anonymous tips at Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.

Impaired Driving 

(Innisfil, ON) A citizen’s call about an erratic driver led to impaired driving charges against a 48-year-old Innisfil woman.

On Friday, August 23, 2019 around 10:00 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers were dispatched to Innisfil Beach Road east of Yonge Street for a report of vehicle travelling erratically and below the posted speed limit. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was arrested for impaired driving. Subsequent breath tests resulted in readings of twice the legal limit of alcohol. As a result, a 48-year-old Innisfil woman was charged with Impaired Operation, Over 80, Driving While Under Suspension and driving with an open container of liquor. Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle impounded for seven days.

Thank you to the citizen who called us about this dangerous situation. Impaired drivers pose a threat to the safety of innocent motorists and pedestrians. We can all make a difference by working together.

-30-

 





Accessibility