(MASSEY, ON) – On October 26, 2019, officers from the Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a theft of a vehicle at a residence in Massey, Ontario.
An investigation revealed that the vehicle had been entered and started before the youth was confronted by a neighbour.
Officers attended and located two youth near the area. As a result of the investigation, a 16 year old youth, who cannot be identified under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA), has been charged with the following
- Theft of a motor vehicle contrary to section 333.1 of the Criminal Code (CC)
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Espanola, on December 10, 2019.