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Man Caught After Stealing One Cigarette During Break In

Posted: 2019-03-26 07:12:38 By: hbr

OPP are investigating after a man broke into a Bracebridge home over the weekend. 

Police say that just before 10:30 pm on Saturday, a man broke in to a home and was confronted by the home owner. The man was removed from the premises after stealing one cigarette. The man then fled the scene while police were called.

Police responded immediately and with the help of witnesses were able to quickly identify the man.

Charged under the Criminal Code with Break and Enter, Theft under $5000, Assault and Uttering Threats is 25 year old Christopher Nuttley of Clearview Township.

He will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge on May 9th to answer to his charges.