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.
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