Police blotter: Power tools stolen



A large quantity of power tools were stolen from a storage shed of a cottage between Sept. 11 and 13. The cottage also was entered but nothing appears to have been taken.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.

Theft of utility trailer

A 2008 aluminium 5X7 Sterling utility trailer, grey with blue stripe, was stolen from an address on Walsingham Drive in Port Rowan on Sept. 13. The driver’s side fender has a small dent and is slightly twisted. The trailer is valued at about $700.

Attempted theft from vehicle

Alert citizens on Adams Avenue in Delhi observed a young man enter an unlocked vehicle that was located in the parking lot of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Parish. Citizens approached the youth who fled and was last seen running westbound.  

Driver doesn’t stop for school bus

On Sept. 13 at about 4 p.m., police were contacted by a concerned parent after a vehicle failed to stop for a school bus when the lights and stop arm were activated at Norfolk Street North in Simcoe. The OPP remind all motorists that they must stop when approaching a stopped school bus with its upper red lights flashing.

Radiators, batteries stolen

Eight batteries and two radiators were stolen during break-in at an unlocked shop on a property on Concession 6 in Townsend between 9 a.m. and noon on Sept. 13.

Licence plate stolen

The rear licence plate was removed from a vehicle parked on King Street in Delhi on Sept. 14. The OPP remind residents to immediately contact police if they see suspicious activity,