Warrant Execution for Large Amount of Stolen Property
On November 13, 2022 the Brockville Police Service began an investigation in relation to a theft of a large amount of power tools. With assistance from the OPP Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Community Street Crime Unit, as well as the OPP Emergency Response Team a search warrant was executed at a residence in Augusta Township on November 15, 2022. As a result Police seized in excess of $50,000.00 worth of stolen power tools, firearms, and methamphetamine. Subsequently two local men were charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5000, carless storage of a firearm, possession of a firearm contrary to prohibition order, and theft over $5000.00, and possession of a controlled substance.