Southern Georgian Bay OPP say they took a report on December 22, 2021 of the theft of a 2019 Dodge Ram 3500 being stolen from a Vasey Road, Tay Township home.
On December 23, 2021 at 10:30 a.m., an OPP officer located and stopped a matching vehicle in the parking lot of the Mountainview Mall in Midland. After a brief investigation at the scene, the driver of the vehicle Jevon Coveny, age 44 of Mississauga, was arrested and charged with the following offences:
- Possession Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000
- Theft Over $5,000 of a Motor Vehicle
- Break, Enter a dwelling house with intent to commit indictable offence
- Dangerous operation
- Driving while under suspension
The accused was released from police custody on a recognizance to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on February 10, 2022.