On May 30, 2016 members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Marathon Detachment received a report of mischief at the Penn Lake Park, Marathon, Ontario. An unknown subject drove a motor vehicle into the park and by spinning the tires on the property damaged the road and the lawn areas. Penn Lake Park is a public area that is maintained by the Town of Marathon.
On June 8, 2016 after investigation police arrested and charged a male subject of Marathon, ON with Mischief Under $5000 for the damage at the park. The male is to appear at Ontario Court of Justice, Youth Court, on August 24, 2016 to answer to the charge.
If you have any information with regard to a police investigation or to report a crime, contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.