(CHAPLEAU, ON) – On Saturday August 6, 2016 at approximately 5:12 pm members of the Superior East Chapleau Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were advised of a Break and Enter and theft incident which had taken place at a local Chapleau residence. Police were informed that the incident had taken place between Monday the 25 of July 2016 and Saturday August 6, 2016.
During the incident the person(s) responsible entered the residence by an unlocked West side door. Once inside several items were taken such as a Stihl chainsaw 48cc orange and white in color, a Huskvarna chainsaw 50cc, Dewalt power tool combo sets, and a Kipor generator 3000 yellow in color, total value of stolen items estimated at approximately $3000.00.
Investigation is continuing at this time. Anyone with any information is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers.
If you have any information regarding any criminal activity, call 705-268-8477 or 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS); submit an e-tip from The Crime Stopper’s web-site at www.tipsubmit.com .