Wednesday, July 14, 2021

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SPC Jackson

 

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CRIMINAL HARASSMENT LEADS TO SEVERAL CHARGES

 

Woodstock, ON (July 14, 2021) – Man charged with possession of drugs, stolen property and criminal harassment for following woman walking.

On Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at approximately 2:25 p.m. the Woodstock Police Service responded to the area of Thompson Street for report of an unknown male driving by a female walking eight times and slowing down to take pictures of her. Police located the suspect, who upon further investigation, was found to be in possession of heroin, stolen licence plates and driving while under suspension.

As a result of the investigation, Gurvir GREWAL (26), of Woodstock, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance – Heroin
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000
  • Criminal Harassment – Repeatedly Follow
  • Driving While Under Suspension
  • Obstruct Plate
  • Use Plate Not Authorized for Vehicle

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

The Woodstock Police Service would like to encourage anyone having information about this investigation to contact the Woodstock Police Service at 519-537-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).