The Russell County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a home invasion robbery.

On Wednesday May 4, just before 8:15 p.m., officers from the Russell County OPP’s Rockland Detachment were dispatched to a home invasion on Laurier Street, Clarence-Rockland. The homeowner reported that two males, dressed in police gear, but not actual uniforms, entered the home claiming to be police officers.

OPP members located and arrested one suspect shortly after. The investigation is ongoing with assistance from the Russell County Crime Unit. Police do not believe there is any risk to public safety.

Anyone with video or information is asked to contact Russell OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Information can also be reported anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or at