UPDATE Grey Bruce OPP Searching for Stolen Truck and Trailer

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FROM/DE:   Grey Bruce Detachment                   DATE: July 15, 2020

 

-UPDATE-

GREY BRUCE OPP SEARCHING FOR STOLEN TRUCK & TRAILER

Trailer recovered, truck is still outstanding

 (CHATSWORTH, ON) - On May 24, 2020, Officers responded to a theft of an enclosed trailer from a residence in Varney, Ontario, in the Municipality of West Grey. The trailer was removed from the property by a newer model black Ford F-150, believed to be stolen from another location. The trailer is a 2016 dual axle, 18' X 6' enclosed trailer. The trailer was originally black, but may have been altered or painted.  

These vehicles were believed to be in the Bruce Peninsula area and hidden from public view.

On July 14, 2020, members of the OPP Community Street Crime Unit, along with members of the Grey Bruce OPP detachment, recovered a stolen trailer at a residence at North Shore Road in Northern Bruce Peninsula. The trailer contained a partially built custom motorcycle and an assortment of motorcycle parts. The trailer and its contents had a total value $14,000.

When the trailer was recovered the appearance had been painted to disguise it from police.

A male party has been arrested for the offence. The truck still remains outstanding. A Photo is attached of truck and trailer.

Grey Bruce OPP are asking for the public's assistance in locating the outstanding truck.

Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, 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 $2,000.

 

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Contact: PC Adam Belanger

               Media Relations Officer

 

Email: adam.belanger@opp.ca

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