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Caledon Community Street Crime Unit Lays Charges in Connection to Stolen Vehicle Investigation

Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

The Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have laid multiple changes in connection to a stolen vehicle investigation.

In December 2022 and January 2023, Caledon OPP received several calls for service in relation to a variety of offences at a local Bolton business, including stolen vehicles, assault with a weapon, and fail to stop for police. The Caledon Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) was engaged and began their investigation.

On January 11, 2023, while continuing to conduct the investigation, a suspect was arrested.

As a result, the following items were seized:

• Stolen tools

• Stolen identity documents

• Stolen credit cards

• Stolen licence plates

• Stolen mail

• Suspected heroin

• Suspected methamphetamine

A 26-year-old of Mississauga was subsequently charged with the following Criminal Code offences:

1. Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000, two counts

2. Possession of identity document, seven counts

3. Possession of credit card, two counts

4. Possession of break in instruments

5. Theft under $5000

6. Possession of a Schedule 1 substance – heroin

7. Possession of a Schedule 1 substance – methamphetamine

The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Orangeville on February 2, 2023.

If you suspect illegal activity in your neighbourhood, call 1-888-310-1122. You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.peelcrimestoppers.ca. When you contact Crime Stoppers you stay anonymous, you never have to testify, and you could receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 upon an arrest.

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