Man Charged with Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

Sault Ste. Marie Police Services

On June 22, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 25-year-old Dan Campbell with possession of property obtained by crime.

Around 11:30 p.m. officers responded to the area of Estelle Street and Patrick Street about a report of a suspicious person. Upon arrival officers located the complainant who was with one man they say were in their backyard. As officers were arriving, a second man fled the area.

An investigation began and officers determined the accused was in possession of stolen property. During the investigation, the accused provided a false name, but officers were able to properly identify him later.

He was arrested and he is charged with possession of property obtained by crime, identify fraud to prevent arrest and obstructing a peace officer. He was released on an undertaking and is scheduled to appear in court on August 9, 2021.

The investigation is ongoing.