Woman Arrested for Attempted Auto Theft

On November 4th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received information about an attempted vehicle theft in the 300 block of 11th Avenue. Through investigation, police determined that a 36-year-old Cambridge woman entered a running vehicle and attempted to drive away. The vehicle owner intercepted the female and removed her from the vehicle. A struggle ensued and the female fled the area on foot. Police were able to identify the culprit. On Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, Hanover Police located the female and arrested her. She has been charged with Theft over $5000.00, Driving while prohibited, and Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle. She was released with an upcoming court date in Walkerton.