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Victim of purse-snatching succumbs to injuries; Man charged

Victim of purse-snatching succumbs to injuries; Man charged

He faces aggravated assault and robbery with violence charges
Meaford man accused of driving 120 km/h in an 80 zone

Meaford man accused of driving 120 km/h in an 80 zone

It is also alleged that the driver was suspended and could not produce the necessary documentation for the vehicle
Senior suffers serious injuries in Market Lane purse-snatching

Senior suffers serious injuries in Market Lane purse-snatching

Police say the woman suffered 'life-altering' injuries after being knocked to the ground and having purse stolen, Saturday afternoon
Police have one suspect in Wasaga EB Games robbery

Police have one suspect in Wasaga EB Games robbery

Police were called to the store at noon on Sept. 11 for a robbery report
Racist slur spray painted on garage and car in Collingwood

Racist slur spray painted on garage and car in Collingwood

'I'm still hurt and a little bit scared,' said employee at group home that was targeted by racist graffiti
Woman accused of using stolen credit cards

Woman accused of using stolen credit cards

OPP determined a female had broken into several vehicles in the area stealing credit cards and cheque books that were used to purchase prepaid Visa cards
Driver stopped for speeding, charged with impaired

Driver stopped for speeding, charged with impaired

The vehicle was stopped and the officer observed signs of alcohol consumption
Blue Mountains man killed in Guelph car crash

Blue Mountains man killed in Guelph car crash

Police report a single vehicle collided with a tree and rolled over
OPP continue to lay charges in overdose-related deaths

OPP continue to lay charges in overdose-related deaths

Thirteen overdose-related death investigations have led to 20 Manslaughter and 12 Criminal Negligence Causing Death charges
197 calls to OPP in Collingwood/TBM over long weekend

197 calls to OPP in Collingwood/TBM over long weekend

Officers also issued numerous provincial offence notices (tickets), namely 187 for speeding, 13 for seatbelt infractions, 4 for distracted driving and another 47 for various Highway Traffic Act offences.