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Lindsay Man Charged In Break, Enter And Theft For Third Time In Recent Months

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 44 year-old Lindsay man is facing charges of break, enter and theft for the third time in just over two months.

On Tuesday May 25, 2021 at 4:20am the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service responded an alarm at a William Street South business in Lindsay.

Police say the business was found to be insecure; the business had been entered and was in disarray. Video surveillance on the property revealed a male had allegedly removed a window air conditioner unit and crawled into the business, once inside stole merchandise and a quantity of cash.

On May 26, as a result of an investigation, Kawartha Lake Police Street Crime Unit arrested and charged 44-year-old William Mahon of Lindsay. Mahon is charged with break, enter and commit and theft under $5000.

On March 16, 2021 Kawartha Lakes Police responded to a break and enter to a Peel Street business.  On March 18 at 7:40am staff arrived for work at the same business on Peel Street to find an intruder who fled the scene according to police. Video surveillance revealed suspect had gained access through the rear door, described as male, wearing dark hooded jacket, blue trackpants with a white stripe and a dark-coloured baseball cap.

As a result of the investigation, 44-year-old William Mahon of Lindsay was arrested and charged with break and enter with intent X 2 and possession of property obtained by crime under $5000. It was the second time the business had been broken into.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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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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