Painting stolen from Stayner store
Police are looking for information that may lead to the recovery of a painting stolen from a Stayner buy-and-sell store.
On June 11, Huronia West OPP received a complaint for a break and enter that occurred at We Get It, located at 236 William Street, in Stayner. It was reported that at approximately 2 a.m., unknown suspects entered the store and stole a privately-owned painting.
The painting has been described as a Robert-Ralph Carmichael original, titled “Mountain Skies 1978.”
Carmichael was the Canadian artist who designed the image of loon on the Canadian one-dollar coin.
The OPP is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying any suspicious vehicles or people seen in that area between the night of June 10 and early morning hours of June 11. Anyone with information or surveillance footage pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at www.crimestopperssdm.com or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).