Queens Campus Security and Kingston Police teamwork ends in two arrests

With the assistance of Queen’s Campus Security, Kingston Police have arrested two wanted men found on campus.

On January 20, 2018 at approximately 1:45 a.m. Queens University Campus Security located the accused inside a University building. The accused matched the description of a male suspected in Queen’s buildings break-ins. Campus Security discovered the 31-year-old accused had multiple tools commonly used to commit break and enters inside his backpack. Police were called and the accused was found to be wanted out of Cornwall for failing to appear in court.

He was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing.

He has been charged with possession of break-in tools.

The next day, on January 21, 2018 at approximately 7:45 a.m. a Queen’s University staff member opening the library discovered a male inside. He had no reasonable explanation for being there and she contacted Queen’s Campus Security as he left. Campus Security followed the accused and directed police to him.

The 31-year old was found to be wanted for theft, possession of stolen property and breach of probation. He was arrested and during a search of his backpack, officers found keys and other small items determined to be the property of Queen’s University.

The accused was transported to police headquarters where he was later released with a future court date.

He has been charged with theft, two counts of possession of stolen property and two counts of breaching probation.