Suspects apprehended at Port Elgin vehicle break-in

On January 22nd 2019 in the early morning hours, Saugeen Shores Police received a report of two suspicious males wearing black and entering a vehicle at a residence in Port Elgin.

Police attended the area and located a male matching the description. He was arrested at the scene. Continued search of the area located the second male hiding behind an air conditioner at a residence. The second male was also arrested.

Continued investigation revealed that several vehicles in the area had been entered by the
arrested males.

A 46 year old male from Georgian Bluffs was held for a bail hearing charged with:

  • Trespass by Night CC
  • Fail to comply with undertaking given to officer in charge CC 145(5.1)
  • Fail to comply with probation order CC 733.1(1)
  • Possession of Schedule I Substance CDSA 4(1)

A 28 year old male of no fixed address was charged with

  • Trespass by Night
  • Breach Probation

Investigation into the identity of the stolen items is continuing and further charges are
expected.

The Saugeen Shores Police remind residents to keep your vehicles locked at all times, and to never leave valuables in plain view.