Crime of the week


Crime Stoppers and the Sault Ste. Marie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are looking for the public’s assistance in solving a theft.

On Sunday August 30, 2015 at approximately 4:45 pm two males entered the Goulais River Country Store located on Highway 17 North.

One of the males made a small purchase of items and then asked the cashier to exchange some money for smaller denominations. The male then distracted and confused the cashier and left the store with a large sum of cash.

Video surveillance shows the male to be white, mid to late 40’s wearing a blue long sleeve t –shirt, black ball cap, black blue jeans and a having a grey beard.

Meanwhile the second male distracted the other employees in the store. He is described a dark skin, mid 20’s, wearing an orange t-shirt.