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Friday, June 3, 2016
News Release - Winnipeg Police Service
Friday, June 2, 2106
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Residential Break and Enter Arrests C16-111065 On June 1, 2016, at approximately 5:15 a.m., Winnipeg Police received multiple reports of break-ins in the 400 block of Montague Avenue. Responding general patrol officers were flagged down by a resident in the area of Osborne Street and McNaughton Avenue who advised that his home had just been broken into by two male suspects. After a brief search, police located one suspect in the area.
A 15-year-old male youth was arrested. He has been linked to numerous break-ins in the area, as well as several historical break-ins.
He faces the following charges: - Break Enter and Theft x 11 - Fail to Comply conditions of Undertaking x 2 - Mischief under $5,000 - Theft under $5,000 - Identity Theft
He has been remanded into custody.
Investigators have recovered a number of items believed to have been stolen from the area. Victims of recent residential or garage break-ins in the South Osborne area may contact investigators if they wish to make inquiries regarding possible recovered property.
This investigation is continuing by members of the District 2 Crime Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-2877 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).
For further information contact either: Constable Jason Michalyshen, Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs