During the overnight hours of December 17, 2016 to December 18, 2016 some residences of Huntsville and Lake of Bays. had their vehicles gone through. The neighbourhood around Old North Rd and Glencairn Crescent had items taken, including small change, cash and personal affects.
Culprits also entered vehicles in the Walker Lake area of Lake of Bays. They managed to get a set of keys from one vehicle and took the vehicle that it belonged to in the driveway.
On December 29, 2016 an investigation led to the arrest of three youths from the Huntsville area. The youths cannot be named as per the Youth Criminal Justice Act. The three face several charges including Theft Under $5000.00, Theft Over, Motor Vehicle x2 under the Criminal Code of Canada. All three will appear in Huntsville court in February 2017.
Huntsville OPP is asking the public who lost property out of their vehicles to contact the detachment and make an appointment by calling 705 789 5551 to view the property recovered.