Midland Man Charged in Shoplifting Investigation

Two stores and a cabbie victimized

A 25-year-old Midland man is facing numerous charges after a shoplifting call at a Jones Road retail store.

OPP say they were called to the shop at 9 am October 14. Upon arrival, officers were told the suspect had left the scene in a cab.

He was found at another retail store downtown and arrested after a brief foot chase along the street behind the store.

Numerous pieces of stolen property were recovered.

Charges include:

  • Theft Under $5000
  • Possession Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000
  • 3 counts of Fail to Comply with a Probation Order
  • Transportation Fraud related to non-payment of cab fare