On October 25, 2018 members of the Russell County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to investigate a Break and Enter in a residence in Russell Township.
The Break and Enter occurred between 7:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Loucks Drive in Russell. The owner of the home notified police that three firearms and electronic devices were stolen.
The stolen firearms are described as:
- Bolt Action Winchester .22 Rifle
- Lever action Marlin Rifle
- Pump Action Remington 12 Gauge Shotgun
Members of the Russell County Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) are assisting with this ongoing investigation and are asking for the public’s assistance.
Anyone with information regarding the person responsible for this incident or if anyone observed suspicious activity in the area should contact Russell County OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
If you have information on this matter and you would like to remain anonymous please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Persons giving tips to Crime Stoppers that lead to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward. Crime stoppers does not subscribe to Call display. Your call will stay anonymous and your presence won’t be needed in court. Tips can also be sent via text messages and e-mail. For information visit National Capital Crime Stoppers’ website at www.CrimeStoppers.ca More information will be provided as it becomes available.
While you are here, we have a small ask.
More people are reading The Review than ever before — across our many platforms. So far, we have not put up a paywall to limit the stories you can read. We want to keep you in the news loop. But advertising revenues are increasingly going to the big two: you know who they are. If you value The Review’s independent, local community journalism, or you value the many ways we support dozens of community organizations in their endeavours, consider supporting our work. It takes time, effort and professional smarts to stay on top of community news and present well-researched, objective news articles on issues which matter to you.
If you read stories on this website, or you have come here from an Instant Article post on Facebook, think about subscribing. It would be a vote of confidence for the work that we do, and for the future well-being of your community.
Latest posts by Louise Sproule (see all)
- Airsoft pistol aimed at people jogging in Clarence-Rockland; Police are seeking the public’s help - November 14, 2018
- Arrests, drug charges, stunt driving - November 13, 2018
- Hockey afternoon in Vankleek Hill: hockey in the past, present and future - November 13, 2018