May 19 police reports: graffiti, purse stolen, computer stolen, more

Published on May 19, 2017

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CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – On Monday, May 15, Charlottetown Police received reports of graffiti in the Parkdale area of the city and it is investigating.

If you have a tip about these or any other incidents of graffiti, and want to speak directly to a police officer, call Charlottetown Police Services at 902-629-4172.

For a possible cash reward, you can make anonymous contact with Crime Stoppers on the Internet and follow the various ways to make a tip, including through Facebook, or with a toll-free, anonymous phone call to 1-877-222-8477 (TIPS).

2.) In other police news, on Thursday, May 18 Charlottetown Police was told about a break and enter alleged to have occurred at a residence on Young Street. It seems to have occurred sometime throughout the day, and resulted in the theft of a laptop computer with charger. Anyone with any information is asked to use the police contact options listed above.

3.) Also on Thursday, Charlottetown Police Services got a report of a person’s purse stolen from her vehicle while it was parked at a residence on North River Road.

Anyone with tips, see above police contact options.

4.) Again on Thursday, May 18 Charlottetown Police got a call about vandalism at a property on York Lane.

“A suspect has been identified and the matter is under investigation,” said a police report issued Friday.

5.) On Tuesday, an investigation began into an allegation of internal theft at a local business. A 20-year-old man is now charged and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.