Police Briefs – June 20, 2017

Windsor police are investigating a possible arson after two vehicle fires.

Around 12:15am on Tuesday, officers attended the scene on Bruce Ave. and found two vehicles on fire. The Windsor Fire and Rescue Service was called to the scene to extinguish the flames.

The Windsor Police Arson Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4330, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS).

A Tecumseh teen is charged after Essex County OPP stopped a car that was going more than 170 km/h on County Rd. 42, just west of County Rd. 31 in Lakeshore.

Officers say the speed limit on that road is 80 km/h.

The traffic stop was made at 11am on Sunday.

The 17-year-old is facing one count of stunt driving. He has also had his vehicle seized and drivers licence suspended.