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Nuisance graffiti tagger arrested in St. Catharines

Nuisance graffiti tagger arrested in St. Catharines

Detectives have identified 15 locations where the tag 'SLUB' was spray painted
13 Niagara Region drivers face impaired related charges

13 Niagara Region drivers face impaired related charges

All had their licences suspended for 90 days
St. Catharines apartment unit contained as officers negotiate with armed man

St. Catharines apartment unit contained as officers negotiate with armed man

Police responded to multiple reports of a man with a long gun which was later found to be a replica AK-47
No charges laid against Niagara officer after man suffers fractured nose during arrest: SIU

No charges laid against Niagara officer after man suffers fractured nose during arrest: SIU

The incident took place on March 3
Suspect arrested in region-wide string of commercial break-ins

Suspect arrested in region-wide string of commercial break-ins

Second suspect remains at large as investigators hold a scene at a Niagara Falls hotel
16-year-old succumbs to injuries sustained in Thorold house fire

16-year-old succumbs to injuries sustained in Thorold house fire

Cause of the fire is still under investigation
Wanted federal offender known to frequent Niagara Falls region

Wanted federal offender known to frequent Niagara Falls region

George Hasler is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant
St. Catharines man suffers serious injuries in two-vehicle crash

St. Catharines man suffers serious injuries in two-vehicle crash

The 22-year-old male passenger from one of the vehicles was airlifted to a trauma unit
Driver escapes burning vehicle in Niagara Falls. Faces serious charges

Driver escapes burning vehicle in Niagara Falls. Faces serious charges

Niagara Falls man is accused of crashing his vehicle and fleeing the scene of the collision
Canine officer instrumental in capture of hotel armed robbery suspect

Canine officer instrumental in capture of hotel armed robbery suspect

Suspect fled after homeowners located him in their residence