Police seek help with break in investigation


On October 6, 2016, shortly after 8:00 a.m., members from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a break and enter at Iron Bridge Builders Supply Limited on Chiblow Lake Road in the Town of Iron Bridge.

The suspect(s) entered the building from a south door of the business. The suspect(s) removed a cash register with approximately $500 in it. The cash register is valued at $6400.

Shortly after 11:00 p.m., a van was seen parked and idling in the northeast portion of the business. Approximately 45 minutes later, a male was seen walking towards the south door and returned to his vehicle five minutes later. Two vehicle doors of the van were heard shutting and the vehicle drove off. No descriptors of the van due to poor lighting.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this theft should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at www.tipssubmit.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.