(MUNICIPALITY OF HURON SHORES, ON)- On September 10, 2020, shortly after 10:30 a.m., members from the East Algoma Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), began an investigation of a Break and Enter that occurred at property on Cullis Road, in the Municipality of Huron Shores.
On September 9, 2020 at approximately 9:36 p.m., a Trail Camera showed footage of a masked person entering a storage garage and removing a green 2016 John Deere Gator side-by-side valued at $16,000 and over $2,100 in tools, fishing and a vehicle accessories.
Tools that were stolen are:
Husky Air Compressor $125
Mastercraft Hex Key set $ 50
Black and Decker Hedge Trimmer $ 75
Stihl Brush Cleaner unknown
Mastercraft Diskett Joiner $ 50
Mastercraft Rotator $ 60
Mastercraft Sander $ 75
Makita Sander $100
Ryobi Drill Bit set $ 75
Skil Palm Sander $ 60
12 Volt Battery Charger $ 35
Black and Decker Circular Saw $ 50
Black and Decker Sawsall $100
Makita Circular Saw $150
Mastercraft Slide Compound Mitre Saw $300
Three (3) Shamano 1000 Series Fishing Reels $ 90
Three (3) Shamano Fishing Rods $ 75
F110 vehicle accessory $200
John Deere Roof Kit for side-by-side $595
On September 16, 2020, shortly after 7:00 p.m. members from the East Algoma OPP assisted the OPP Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) executed a search warrant at a residence on Biish Road within the Territory of Thessalon First Nation and recovered the stolen 2016 John Deere Gator side-by- side that was now freshly painted red (confirmed one of the same by a matching vehicle Identification number).
The listed property is still outstanding and the investigation continuing.
On September 17, 2020, at approximately 11:00 a.m., members of the OPP Community Street Crime Unit with the assistance of East Algoma OPP arrested and charged Robert CORBIERE, age 54 from Thessalon First Nation with:
Possession of Property Obtained by Crime over $5000, contrary to section 354(1)(a) of the Criminal Code (CC); and with
Mischief-Destroy or Damages Property, contrary to section 430(1)(a) of the CC.
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Blind River on November 5, 2020.