Bracebridge OPP are investigating multiple reports of thefts from unlocked vehicles in Gravenhurst over the past two weeks.
Police say the incidents have been happening during the early morning hours within in the core of town between Muskoka Beach Road, Muskoka Road North, Winewood Avenue, Frasier Street, Louise Street, and surrounding areas.
On Saturday, August 13, police arrested and charged a 32-year-old Gravenhurst man with theft under $5000 in relation to one such theft from August 2.
Police ask homeowners to check their home surveillance cameras for possible evidence of people checking vehicle doors.
OPP note that even if your vehicle was locked and therefore not entered, it is a valuable piece of information for the police to have, and may lead to identifying the person(s) responsible.
Anyone with information is asked to call Bracebridge OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
You can also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or you can submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.
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.
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