(WEST PERTH, ON) - Shortly after 1:00 a.m. on February 11, 2020, OPP officers responded to break and enter in progress on Morenz Drive in Mitchell.
The homeowner observed two male suspects attempting to enter his locked garage. The homeowner yelled at the two males causing them to leave the address running. Police patrolled the area but the suspects were not located.
The males were wearing black hoodies and carrying black backpacks.
The OPP remind residents that the best deterrent for thefts is to lock their homes, garages, detached buildings and vehicles.
If you are a victim of a theft, call the Police to report the incident. Witnesses of a theft or suspicious activity are asked to call the Police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at http://hc-cs.ca where you may eligible to receive a cash reward up to $2,000.