The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) continues to investigate a theft of mail from Canada Post in Vankleek Hill. A suspect has been arrested and affected customers are being advised to contact the postal corporation.

Between January and March 2022, the Canada Post office located in Vankleek Hill, Ontario, was a victim of theft of mail. A male was arrested and charged, a significant amount of mail was recuperated, Canada Post is coordinating with police to assure a thorough investigation.

A 41-year-old man from Grenville, Québec was charged with:

·        Theft from Mail – a key used by Canada Post

·        Failure to comply with release order – other than to attend court

·        Theft of credit card

·        Two counts of Possession of property obtained by crime – under $5,000

The accused was detained and appeared at the l’Orignal Court of Justice on September 2, 2022.

Canada Post customers can contact Canada Post Customer Service team online at or by telephone at 1-866-607-6301 (TTY: 1-800-267-2797). Please reference file number ON220608-14O.

Customers concerned about identity fraud should contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501.

Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact the Hawkesbury OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.