Crime of the Week: Goulais River Break In

Break and Enter

Crime Stoppers and the Sault Ste. Marie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are seeking the public’s help to solve a break and enter that occurred in the 1700 block of Mission Road in Goulais River.

Sometime around the 28 July 2014 a seasonal home was entered by kicking a steel door off the frame.
Numerous items were stolen including 2 pairs of high powered binoculars, six unique style hunting knives (Ka-Bar and Puma brand), a tackle box filled with lures and several distinct collector coins. Some of these coins included a 1978 Silver dollar, a JFK and Eisenhower silver dollar and a 1967 Centennial coin set.

These items also held sentimental value as they belonged to the elderly owner’s son who passed away last year.

Crime StoppersIf you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You can also submit an e-tip from the Crime Stoppers’ website at or text keyword SSM with your tip to 274637.