CRIME UPDATE - 25 NOV - 02 DEC 2019

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CRIME UPDATE (MELKSHAM)  – 25/11/19 – 02/12/19
Here are the Community relevant crimes that have been reported in your area. If you have information that may be useful to us regarding any of these or any other crimes please call us on 101 and quote the number relating to the incident. Alternatively report anonymously via Crimestoppers online or 0800 555 111. To report a crime, call 101 or report online at our website. We cannot currently take reports of crime via email.
Crime – Possession of Weapon offences
25/11/2019 22:45
SOMERSET CRESCENT, (ED11) Following a report of a disorder, the Police attended and located a male suspect in possession of a knife located in his pocket. The male was arrested for this, and on suspicion of affray and threats to kill. Elliot OZTEOMAN, 38 from Melksham, was later charged and remanded to court where he was given a prison sentence of 6 months and £122 in costs.

Crime – Criminal Damage
26/11/2019 13:58
CHURCH STREET, (ED11) At around 0100 hours on 25/11 a disorder was heard outside a property. The victim checked in the morning and discovered that a pot on her doorstep had been smashed.

Crime - Violence Against the Person
27/11/2019 04:43
WOODROW ROAD, (ED12) Following a report of a disorder, Police attended an address to find a female youth on the roof of a building. The youth was detained, but in the process assaulted 3 Police officers. The youth was arrested and charged with assault Police. She will appear at Youth court at a later date.

Crime – Vehicle offences
28/11/2019 11:54
FOREST ROAD, (ED11) Between the 12th and 28th Nov an offender has gained entry to a secure compound and stolen a generator from a transit van which was parked and unattended.

Crime - Drug Offence
28/11/2019 15:16
HIGH STREET, (ED11) At around 1500 hours on the 28th Nov officers on duty stop checked two males who were acting suspiciously. A search was searched and found to be in possession of several bags of a white powder believed to be class A drugs. The male arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A. The male, in his 20’s from Melksham was later released RUI (Under Police Investigation)

Crime - Violence Against the Person
28/11/2019 16:05
MARKET PLACE, (ED11) following a non-injury road traffic collision, both drivers stopped to exchange details. A male suspect has then become agitated, grabbed the victim by the throat and pulled him to the ground. Minor injury only.

Crime - Burglary Residential (Dwelling)
28/11/2019 17:26
MURRAY WALK, (ED11) At around 1725 hours offenders have entered a property via an unlocked front door. They have located a  safe and taken a suitcase which contained passports and documents and taken jewellery from a bedroom before making off in a vehicle, possibly a white VW Golf or similar.

Crime – Criminal Damage
30/11/2019 06:09
CHURCH LANE,  (ED11) Overnight on the 29th Nov an offender has used unknown implement to smash the rear window of a parked and unattended car whilst it was parked on a driveway.

Crime – Criminal Damage
01/12/2019 14:00
HORNCHURCH ROAD, BOWERHILL, (ED12) Overnight on the 30th Nov an offender has caused a dent in the rear passenger door of a parked and unattended vehicle.

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Lee Pelling (Police, Neighbourhood PC, CPT Trowbridge)

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