OPP Track Down Owner of Trunk Filled with Stolen Items

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A happy ending to a story AM800 News told you about on the weekend.

Essex County OPP were searching for the owner of a plastic storage tote filled with stolen items found in the Windsor area last month.

After putting a call out on social media for help from the public, police were able to track down Carol Briese and return her property.

According to a release, Briese says the mystery tote contained a large collection of costume jewelry that once belonged to her mother and she's very thankful to have the items back.

The OPP's Community Street Crimes Unit worked on the case.

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Resident Carol Briese (Photo courtesy of Essex County OPP)