Crimes & Misdemeanors

Burglar Nets Food, Coins From Break-in

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On Friday, May 16, Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a break-in to a residence on Aiken Street in the Municipality of Meaford.  The incident occurred sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 15.

Unknown person(s) entered the residence through an unlocked door.  Some food items, dish soap and a jar of coins containing approximately $500 were taken.

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Pot Seized at R.I.D.E. Spot Check

bag of weedOn Saturday, May 10, at approximately 1:55 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting a R.I.D.E. spot check at Grey Rd. 15 and Princes St., Leith, in the Municipality of Meaford.

A 1998 Nissan vehicle had stopped and the driver of the vehicle had been found to be smoking marijuana.  The driver handed the officer a glass pipe containing a green leafy substance, indicating he had more inside the vehicle which was turned over to police.

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Graffiti at Blue Dolphin Pool

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On Friday, April 25, Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a mischief report after a Municipal employee found graffiti painted on the fence and building at the Blue Dolphin Swimming Pool on Richmond St., N., in Meaford.

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Puppies Believed to Have Been Stolen From Meaford Resident

stolenpuppiesGrey County OPP received a report on Friday April 25 of two puppies believed to have been stolen from a Boucher St. W. home in Meaford on Friday, April 25.

The 2 ½ month old, Rottweiler-Samoyed cross puppies, had been fastened to a large tree in the victim’s front yard by their leashes, which were black and blue respectively.  They were wearing turquoise and pink collars.  

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