Members of the OPP Huntsville detachment and the Muskoka Crime Unit are investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, Nov. 16 at 12:35 a.m. at a motel located on King William St. in Huntsville.
Two suspects were in the victim’s room and a physical altercation ensued. The altercation ended with the two suspects fleeing the property. None of the people involved required medical treatment for injures. On Nov. 16, officers arrested both of the accused.
Marc Gates, 25, of Huntsville has been charged with robbery with violence and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000. Gates is being held in custody and is scheduled to appear at a bail hearing on Nov. 17.
Taylor Sovereign, 26, of Huntsville has been charged with robbery with violence, fail to comply with probation order, mischief to property and uttering threats to cause bodily harm. Sovereign is being held in custody and is scheduled to appear at a bail hearing on Nov. 17.
Huntsville OPP will continue to investigate any suspicious activity in the town. Anyone who may have any further information about this is asked to contact Huntsville OPP at 705-789-5551, the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can submit your information online at www.p3tips.com or if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.