Shortly before 1:00AM yesterday, 1 March, officers on patrol in East End came upon a vehicle that appeared to be parked in a suspicious manner at an address on Sea View Road. Officers approached the vehicleand observed two individuals, one of whom appeared to attempt to flee from the approaching police vehicle. Both persons were stopped and spoken to by officers, and subsequently detained on suspicion of criminal trespass. Officers conducted a search of the area and found items, including gloves, nearby. The vehicle was also searched and a quantity of ganja and several other suspicious items recovered.
Both persons, a woman age 26 and man age 30 of North Side, were arrested on suspicion of criminal trespass, going equipped for stealing, and possession and consumption of ganja. They remain in custody as investigations continue.