Crime of the week


Crime Stoppers and the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is asking for the publics help in solving a theft.

During the holiday season there is an increase of thefts occurring at local businesses. On the 7th of December 2015 between 7 pm and 820 pm two males attended the Sears department store located at 293 Bay Street in the Station Mall.

The suspects cut the security cable attached to snow blowers in the vestibule. Two Yard Machines 28” snow blowers valued at approximately $3000 was taken. The Yard Machine snow blowers are similar to the photo shown. The video shows the suspects in the parking lot behind the Holiday Inn and Days Inn where they parked a vehicle.

One suspect is described as a male medium build wearing dark clothes with Nike running shoes. The other male is heavy set wearing dark clothes and a ball cap.

Call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477. Type a tip through our website at or text the keyword SSM along with your tip to 274637.