Man arrested in relation to nine B&Es
The OPP’s Community Street Crime Team along with Dufferin, Nottawasaga and Huronia West detachments have made an arrest in relation to nine break-and-enters in area townships.
Between Feb. 21 and May 19 investigated numerous thefts, many in the Fieldgate Subdivision on the Third Line of Mono, while others occurred in rural areas of Mulmur, Clearview and Springwater.
The residences were usually entered by forcing basement windows and once inside jewellery and cash were stolen.
As a result of crime scene examination and a detailed comprehensive investigation police have made an arrest.
Michael Allen Scott, 37, of Essa Township was arrested and charged with nine counts of break, enter and theft, nine counts of fail to comply with probation and one count of possession of stolen property of a value of under $5,000.
On May 25, the Street Crime Unit members executed a search warrant at an Oro address and seized evidence and stolen property involved in these occurrences.