Sault Ste Marie Daily Crime Report April 9 2013

Sault Ste. Marie Crime Report

Sault Ste Marie PoliceSAULT STE MARIE – Sault Ste Marie Police report a break and enter was reported at approximately 5 a.m. this morning to the Soo Curling Club on Anita Blvd,  A front door was smashed and the cash register taken.  It was recovered a short distance away.  An unknown amount of coins were taken.

A 41 year old male is in custody after an extensive search.  Police responded to a violent domestic assault on Sunday the 7th day of April 2013.  A 911 call was made to the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service by neighbour requesting police assistance to attend a north end address regarding an injured female who had shown up asking for help. The investigation determined that the female was assaulted inside her residence nearby.

Sault Ste Marie – Daily Crime Report

When the victim arrived home earlier in the evening, the accused – her boyfriend, was inside her home.  He accused her of infidelity and began to punch her in the face while she was in the bedroom and then he sexually assaulted her. The victim tried to get away from him by leaving the apartment but he refused to let her leave. When she tried to leave he choked her to prevent her from leaving.  He caught her and pulled her back inside her apartment and assaulted her again.  He then threatened to kill her if she called police.  Once he left she ran from her home to seek help.   The victim received several injuries including a facial fracture.

The accused was also on probation conditions that stipulate he not attend the place of residence of the victim, not to communicate directly or indirectly and not to molest harass or physically interfere with her resulting from previous domestic incidents.  He has been charged with assault causing bodily harm, sexual assault, forcible confinement, overcoming resistance by choking, threatening, and four counts of breach of probation.  The accused will appear in bail court tomorrow.

On April 8th, 2013 at 5:00 pm Patrol Officers located an intoxicated male on Allard St. The male identified as John Dyer, age 48, of 30 Borron Ave. Sault Ste. Marie was found to be on a conditional sentence order not to consume alcohol. He has been arrested for breaching his conditional sentence order and will appear in bail court on April 9th.

A home owner on Hudson St. reported to police that his garage and vehicle were entered sometime on the 8th of April. The victim advised police that thieves stole a satellite radio and some coins from his vehicle. And in a similar incident from the 8th of April a home on Ferguson Ave was broken into. The owner of this residence is still determining what was stolen in this crime

If you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other crime, call Crime Stoppers at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), submit an e-tip from the Crime Stoppers’ website at or text keyword SSM with your tip to 274637. Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help.

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