OPP STOP SUSPICIOUS MAN AND DISCOVER THEFT
(TOWN OF PERTH, ON) – At 1:30am on Tuesday December 19, 2017 officers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) patrolling the Town of Perth, saw a man struggling to drag a purple suitcase along a snow covered roadside.
After the officers spoke with the man and followed the luggage impressions in the snow they discovered that a Masonry Power Saw, packed in the suitcase, had been stolen from a business vehicle on Rogers Road.
Tyler JOHNSTON (22 years) of the Town of Perth is charged:
One (1) Count Theft, Under $5000 from Vehicle
One (1) Count Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, Under $5000
He was released to appear at the Provincial court in the Town of Perth.