Within a five hour period between Monday evening August 20 and Tuesday morning August 21 2012 St Thomas Police arrested and charged 4 four adult males for being intoxicated on city streets. All were lodged at police headquarters until sober.
Motor vehicle collision
On Monday evening August 20, 2012 St Thomas Police attended a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Talbot Street and First Avenue. Police say a 26 year old motorist travelling Westbound on Talbot Street struck the back of a second vehicle within the intersection. Three people taken to St Thomas Elgin Hospital were treated for leg and upper body injuries. The 26 year old driver was charged with careless driving. He was issued a $ 460.00 provincial offences ticket.
On Monday August 20, 2012 St Thomas Police arrested and charged an 18 year old male for breaching the terms of his probation order by being in possession of alcohol when prohibited from doing so. The accused was lodged pending a Tuesday August 21, 2012 court appearance.