The Peterborough Police Service is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects in an ongoing theft investigation.
On August 24, 2017 at approximately 5 p.m. a female entered the Chemong Road Walmart, selected electronics off the shelves, removed the electronic security devices from the items, concealed the items and then exited the store without making any attempts to pay for the items. The total value of the theft is more than $500. The female was last seen entering the passenger side of a red Ford Ranger pick-up driven by a male.
At approximately 8:15 p.m. on August 27, 2017 a female entered the same Walmart with a male following shortly after, selected electronics off the shelves, concealed the items and then left the store without making any attempt to pay for the items. The total value of the theft is estimated at $950.
The suspects are described as (please see photos below ):
- 30 to 40 years of age
- Reddish blond hair
- Wearing a black T-Shirt, black leggings and pink shoes
- Mid-thirties in age
- Short brown hair
- Wearing a purple T-Shirt, grey long-sleeved dress shirt, black pants, black and white shoes and a ball cap
Anyone with information regarding this investigation or the identity of the persons in the photos is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or Crime Stoppers
Break and Enter Arrest:
A 17-year-old Peterborough teen is facing charges after a west end home was broken into and firearms stolen.
Sometime between October 3, 2017 and October 10, 2017 a Brealey Drive residence was broken into and firearms were stolen from the home. The residents were not home at the time. Through the investigation the male suspect was identified.
On October 12, 2017 police located the male suspect in the west end. As a result of the investigation he was arrested and charged with theft under $5,000, break and enter and possession of a schedule II substance (Marijuana under 30grams).
The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Oct. 13).
Under the Youth Criminal Justice Act the name of a young person cannot be released.