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Burlington man facing numerous charges after vehicle stolen near Dunsford

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 27 year old Burlington man who now faces a number of charges after an investigation by Kawartha lakes OPP.

On July 8, 2019 officers from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP were called to a residence on Rose Street when the resident reported the theft of a vehicle.

Officers were following up on this incident when the stolen vehicle was located and stopped on July 9th. As the officers approached the vehicle, the driver took off and could not be re-located according to police.

On July 10, 2019 officers located the stolen vehicle in the Trent Lakes area. Through investigation the suspect driver was identified and then located in the Bobcaygeon area where he was arrested. William Quinn has been charged with the following Criminal Code charges:

  • Dangerous Operation
  • Operation while Prohibited
  • Flight from peace officer
  • Possession Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000 (Vehicle)
  • Possession Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000 (Licence Plate)
  • Forcible Confinement

Quinn also faces several Highway Traffic Act related offences:

  • Fail to Stop for Police
  • Driving While Under Suspension
  • Drive Motor Vehicle, Fail to Display Two Plates

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Pamela Vanmeer
Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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