Young Person Charged With 13 Criminal Offences
Source: Area OPP
Date: Wed Sep 26 03:05:00 MST 2018
On July 30, 2018 OPP officers were dispatched to Township of Georgian Bluffs for a break and enter into a residence where female's undergarments were the only items stolen. During the investigation that followed, the Grey County OPP Crime Unit discovered that similar break-ins and thefts had occurred in the above noted areas for approximately the past two years, but not all had been reported to police.
As a result of the investigation, on September 18, 2018, Grey County OPP arrested and charged a 13-year-old male with 13 criminal charges. 8 counts of theft under $5000 section 334(b) of the Criminal Code of Canada (CC), 3 counts of break and enter dwelling house to commit indictable offence section 348(1)(b) CC, possession property obtained by crime under $5,000 section 354(1)(a) CC and mischief under $ 5,000 section 430(4) CC.
Anyone with information that can assist Grey County OPP can call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.