Police recover stolen construction equipment

Police moving quickly to make an arrest in the theft of some construction equipment in Port Colborne.

A Welland man is facing theft charges after a utility trailer was stolen from a  storage yard on Tuesday.

Police say the trailer was equipped with a large holding tank for fuel and a pump for refueling machinery.

51 year old Michael Racine is  charged with theft over $5000 and two counts of possession of stolen property with a value not exceeding $5000.

Police also recovered the stolen property.