(CENTRAL HURON, ON) - Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with assistance from the Huron-Perth Community Street Crimes Unit (CSCU) and the OPP Forensic Identification Services (FIS) Unit continue to investigate a break, enter and theft that took place earlier this week.
Sometime between 2:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 those responsible attended the victim's residence located on Bluewater Veteran's Highway north of Bayfield. Once on the property the thieves stole a Dodge pickup truck that had been parked in the laneway with the ignition key inside. The thieves also stole two long guns that had been temporarily stored inside the residence near the front door.
The stolen vehicle is described as a black, four-door Dodge Dakota pickup valued at approximately $5,000.
The stolen firearms are described as a Russian made, .22 calibre, bolt action rifle, with an attached scope. The gun also has a brown wooden stock. The other stolen firearm is described as an Ace model .22 calibre bolt action rifle with a brown wooden stock.
Should you have any information that could assist investigators please contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 524-8314.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.