Man arrested for stealing $17,000 worth of tools


On the 26th of January 2017 officers with the Criminal Investigations Division arrested 32 year old Ryan Elliott of Sault Ste. Marie in relation to a break and enter that occurred on November 9th 2016.

It is alleged that on November 9th, 2017 the accused broke into a business on Great Northern Road and stole $17,000.00 worth of high end tools. Through their investigation, officers identified the accused and later found him in possession of over $7,000.00 worth of the stolen items.

He was arrested by officers and charged with one count of break and enter and one count of possession of stolen property over $5,000.00. He will appear in bail court today.