OPP Investigate Robbery In Bancroft


On March 7, 2020 shortly before 4:00 p.m. officers from the Bancroft Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a 9-1-1 call from a residence in the Town of Bancroft. Officers attended the location and investigation revealed that an adult had been physically assaulted and cash taken.  Investigation into the incident resulted in the arrest of one adult.

A 27year old of Bancroft, has been charged with the following criminal offences:

  • Robbery with theft
  • Fail to comply with probation - 2 counts
  • Fail to comply with undertaking - 3 counts
  • Possession of a schedule 1 substance (suspected methamphetamine)

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Belleville, Ontario in relation to the criminal charges