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Arrest made In Theft Of Jewelry At Lansdowne Place Mall

PETERBOROUGH-A 25-year-old Peterborough man is facing seven charges in connection with three recent break and enters in Peterborough.

At approximately 11:00pm on Monday, May 30, 2022, officers received a call about a break and enter in progress at Lansdowne Place Mall.  Upon arrival, officers located a man matching the description given to police hiding behind a door and was taken into custody.

During the arrest several items from a break and enter at Lansdowne Place Mall earlier that day were located on the accused along with approximately 8 grams of Fentanyl according to police.

At approximately 6:00am on May 30, 2022, officers were called to Lansdowne Place Mall after an alarm went off.  Upon arrival, officers learned that a male had broken into the mall and then a jewelry store before fleeing with the following worth about $19,000:

  • 19 Citizen Watches (men’s & women’s)
  • 83 Silver Necklaces including several with intricate detailing
  • $200 in Canadian Currency

Police say further investigation revealed reasonable grounds for charges in connection with a break and enter on Sunday, May 29, 2022, at a business in the Lansdowne Street West and Ford Street area.

As a result, a 25-year-old Peterborough man was arrested and charged with:

  • Break and Enter – with intent to commit an indictable offence x3
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order X3
  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance – Fentanyl

The accused appeared in court on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

Some of the jewelry from the break and enter Monday morning has not been recovered.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Crime Line at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.stopcrimehere.ca


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