Caught in the act of commercial break-in
Timmins Police Service cruiser
Published Monday, August 19, 2019 11:45AM EDT
Timmins police say they have a suspect in custody after responding to a break-in at commercial building Sunday night.
They say officers patrolling the south end of the city when they were alerted to a robbery in progress. When they arrived, they located the suspect and took him into custody after a brief foot chase.
Now, a 37-year-old local man has been charged with:
- Breaking and entering
- Possessing break-in tools
- Obstructing a peace officer
- 2 counts of breaching probation
The accused remains in police custody and is currently awaiting a bail hearing slated for Monday morning at Provincial Court in Timmins to answer to the charges laid against him.