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Police Asking For Help Locating Generator After Theft From Construction Site

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Kawartha Lakes Police Service is asking the public to be on the lookout for a generator stolen from a construction site.

Police say on February 23rd at 6:04am the officers received a report of a theft from a construction site on Angeline Street North in Lindsay.  Surveillance video at the location, revealed a black pick-up truck pull into the site at 5:13am, hook-up a trailer with a generator on it and leave. At 5:43am the same pick-up truck is seen on video returning to the site, hooking up and stealing a second generator according to police. The suspect vehicle was located later in the day by Durham Regional Police Service, with one of the generators in tow.

31-year-old David Vanderwerf of no fixed address, has been charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5000, possession of a schedule I substance and breach of undertaking and held for a bail hearing. 

Police are seeking assistance in recovering an outstanding generator as pictured.

If located or if you have any information about this incident, please contact the Kawartha Lakes Police Service at 705.324.5252. Or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or at www.khcrimestoppers.com . 


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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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