On February 27, 2015 11:30pm Sault Ste. Marie Police responded to a residence on Wellington Street West after the resident arrived home to find that an unknown intoxicated 28 year old male had entered the residence. Investigation revealed that due to the accused’s intoxicated state he was disoriented and unaware of his location. The male was arrested for trespassing and being intoxicated in public. The male was held at the City Police Station and released on provincial offence charges when sober.
On February 28, 2015 at 12:05am a local cab driver picked up a male at a downtown address and drove him to a Goulais Ave location. Once on Goulais Ave the male grabbed the driver side seat belt, wrapped it around the victim’s neck and tried to choke him while demanding money. The victim was able to break free and gain control of the male. Police attend and arrested 22 year old Gregory Charrette of Metzger St. The accused has been charged with one count of robbery and will appear in court on March 30.