Break & enter, thefts and damage to vehicles
The North Bay Police requests the public’s assistance in the following ongoing investigations.
Over the weekend, the North Bay Police Service received the following reports of break and enter, thefts and damage to vehicles:
Break & Enter
On Saturday April 16th, at approximately 1:30 p.m. a woman returned home, after she was away for an hour and a half, to find two bicycles outside of her residence on Ferguson Street. She spoke to a man who was standing at the side door who told her he was at the wrong address. A second man exited the side door of the building. After both left the scene, she entered her apartment unit and noticed that she was missing a laptop computer, a DVD player and jewellery.
The first male suspect is described as:
- Approx. 5′-3″ tall;
- about 100 lbs;
- 25-30 years old;
- slim build;
- shaggy black hair;
- wearing track pants at the time.
The second male suspect is described as:
- Approx. 6’0 tall;
- about 175-180 lbs;
- heavier build;
- about 50 years old;
- with short grey hair;
- wearing a blue baseball cap and carrying a duffle bag at the time.
Damage to vehicles
- On Friday 15 April, before 1:30 p.m., at Ferguson at Oak, tire slashed
- Between 8 p.m. on Sat April 16th and 8 a.m. on Sun April 17th, on Sylvan Crescent, mirror damaged
- Between 10 p.m. on Friday April 15th and 10 p.m. on Saturday April 16th, on Sylvan Crescent, mirror damaged
- Before 2 p.m. on Sunday April 17th, on McIntyre St West, tires slashed
- Between 10 p.m. on Saturday April 16th and 3:30 p.m. on Saturday April 17th on Sylvan Crescent, mirror damaged
- Sometime between 9:30 p.m. on Friday and 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, a purse was taken from a vehicle parked on Main Street East at Fisher.
- Sometime overnight between Wednesday April 13th and Thursday April 14th, a black and orange Emo “The Monster” e-bike was taken from a residence on Princess Street West.
- Sometime before Saturday, a bicycle, tools and a bicycle trailer were taken from the shed of a residence on Galt Street.
How to submit a tip
Anyone with information that may assist police in these investigations is asked to contact the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text the word “Nipper” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637), or submit a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com.
Pedestrian struck – Public’s assistance sought
North Bay Police are seeking the public’s assistance in the following investigation.
On Thursday April 14th at 9:10 a.m. a male pedestrian was walking across Fisher Street at Worthington when he was struck by a truck that was turning left from Worthington onto Fisher. The male driver checked on the victim and then left the scene. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
Police are looking to identify the driver and the vehicle.
The male driver is:
- approximately 60 to 70 years old;
- with white short hair and white facial hair;
- was wearing a black leather coat at the time.
The vehicle is possibly a black or dark grey Dodge truck.
How to submit a tip
Anyone with information that may assist police in this investigation is asked to contact Cst. Bruce Whitehead at the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text the word “Nipper” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637), or submit a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com.