Sixty-year-old female charged with theft and drugs

On Wednesday, January 10th, 2024, a search warrant was executed at a residence on Chepstow Road, Walkerton, Bruce County resulting from an investigation involving a stolen pickup truck.

An investigation conducted by the Huron-Perth Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crimes Unit (CSCU), Grey-Bruce Community Street Crimes Unit (CSCU), Organized Crime Towing and Auto Theft Team and members of the Huron OPP resulted in the recovery of a stolen pickup truck and seizure of illegal drugs, with a total value exceeding $44,000.

As a result of the investigation, police recovered a stolen 2020 Ford F150 pickup truck and seized a quantity of suspected cocaine and methamphetamine.

The combined estimated value of the seized drugs is $1,200.

The estimated value of the recovered truck is $43,000.

A 60 year-old female from Bruce County has been charged with:

  • Possession of Cocaine,
  • Possession of Methamphetamine,
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime – Over $5,000.

The accused was processed and later released from custody with a court appearance scheduled in the Walkerton Ontario Court of Justice on February 14th, 2024.

Any person with information regarding this incident or any other incident is asked to contact South Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.