Crime of the Week: Sea Can and Trailer Theft in Wawa


Ontario Provincial Police are looking for the public’s help in solving a theft.

Sometime overnight between August 22nd and 23rd of 2016, unknown suspects entered a Contractor’s sea can storage unit and an enclosed race car trailer and stole numerous tools and construction materials valued at approximately $22,000. These units were located on the property of Northern Lights Ford in Wawa off of Highway 17 North.

Some of the stolen items included a Hilti TE 76 Drill; a Dewalt Rotary Laser; an 18 volt Makita drill, spools of copper and wire and two 14 foot kayaks along with many more tools and industrial materials.

Anyone with information regarding this crime can contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (705) 942-7867 or 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Type a tip through our website at or text the keyword SSM along with your tip to 2764637.