Investigation Results In Recovery Of $10,000 Worth Of Stolen Property

Posted: 2021-07-29 07:31:20 By: thebay

Huntsville OPP have charged two persons form Nipissing Township with criminal code property offences.

Police say that on Sunday July 19th, they initiated a shoplifting investigation along with an investigation into a break enter and theft at Canadian Tire in Huntsville.

On Tuesday, police executed a warrant at a residence in Nipissing Township.

As a result of the search a number of items including tools, a snowblower, riding lawn mower and an ATV, all valued at over $37,000 was recovered by police.

48-year-old Matthew Kilbourne of Nippissing Twp. was arrested and charged with:

-      Two counts of theft under $5000.

-      Break, enter a place.

-      Possession of break in instruments.

-      Two counts of destroying a vehicle identification number.

-      Possession of property obtained by crime over $5000

Kilbourne was held in custody for a Bail Hearing yesterday.

Also charged was 49-year-old Colleen Spencer who faces a charge of:

- Possession of property obtained by crime over $5000.