Break-ins and thefts - Public's assistance sought

Break-ins and thefts – Public’s assistance sought

The North Bay Police Service is currently investigating the following break-ins and thefts that were recently reported to police.

Break and Enter
Sometime overnight between Thursday, September 29th and Friday, September 30th, 2016, an unknown person or persons pried open the storage trailer of a business on Main Street West. A generator and a barbecue were reported missing.

Shortly after noon (at approximately 12:24 p.m.) on Saturday October 1st, 2016, a person unknown walked in through the back door of a business on Fourth Avenue East, proceeded to the office area and stole a purse.

The suspect is described as:

  • A white male
  • Approximately 30-40 years of age
  • Wearing a white ball cap, on backwards, a brown suit jacket, khaki shorts and white shoes

Break and Enter
On Friday September 30th, a resident contacted police after she discovered that her digital camera was missing from her Anita Avenue residence. She believes the theft may have occurred sometime between 10:30 p.m. and midnight on Wednesday September 21st, when she remembers having heard a noise.

How to submit a tip
Anyone with information that may assist police with this investigation 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