Alcohol Charges Laid After Pickup Truck Goes Missing
On Saturday, police (OPP) were told to watch for a possible stolen vehicle that may have been in the Burk's Falls area. The pickup truck was stolen from a business in Huntsville earlier that day.
Later that afternoon, OPP received a traffic complaint of an erratic driver north on Highway 11 exiting into Burk's Falls. Police observed the vehicle, which matched the description of the stolen truck from earlier. Police followed the vehicle and eventually arrested the driver on Commercial Drive.
Police charged 31 year old Tyler Gross, of Huntsville with:
- Operation while impaired
- Operation while prohibited,
- Possession of property obtained by crime - over $5000,
- Drive motor vehicle with open container of liquor,
The accused was released from police custody and is scheduled to appear at a Sundridge Court on August 22.