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Employee rescues bottle of scotch

Nelson Daily Staff
By Nelson Daily Staff
September 24th, 2012

Nelson Police officers have been kept busy rounding up locals for breaching conditions of release.

Friday (September 21) at 28-year-old man known to police jaywalked in front of officers on patrol at approximately 9:30 p.m.

Officers were looking for the man for failing to comply with his probation order.

The man was arrested and held for a bail hearing the following day.

He is scheduled to appear in court October 2.

Female employee rescues bottle of scotch

Earlier Friday (7:30 p.m.) Nelson police was called to a local liquor store after an intoxicated man, yelling at the employee, left the store after stealing a bottle of scotch.

The female attendant chased the man and took back the scotch before contacting Nelson Police.

The 50-year-old male was taken into custody and will appear in court November 6 facing several charges of theft and causing a disturbance.

Man known to police breaks curfew

While patrolling the alleys on 500 Herridge Lane Thursday at 10:47 p.m., officers recognized a man walking down the laneway.

He was known to be bound by a curfew after being charged with a recent break and enter in Nelson.

He was taken into custody and was held for court Monday in Nelson for breaching his probation.


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