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Police blotter: Suspicious incident in Delhi

Almaguin Highlands OPP secure the scene of a triple murder-suicide on Starratt Road in Ryerson Township, about 100 kilometres south of North Bay.
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Almaguin Highlands OPP secure the scene of a triple murder-suicide on Starratt Road in Ryerson Township, about 100 kilometres south of North Bay. Photo/OPP Twitter

Police are investigating after a troubling message was written on the window of a Delhi home.

Norfolk OPP were contacted Wednesday by a concerned resident.

Police say unknown individuals removed a screen from one of the windows at a residence. They then wrote on the window indicating that they were watching the home. The same residence was the target of mischief in October 2017, when someone threw eggs at the home.

The Norfolk County OPP Detachment is continuing to investigate and is seeking the public's assistance with this investigation. If anyone has any information they are being asked to contact the Norfolk County OPP Detachment at 1-888-310-1122.

Apple bins stolen from Sprucedale

Several apple bins valued at about $1,600 were stolen from Sprucedale Youth Centre.

Through the course of investigation, it was determined that between Nov. 30 and Jan. 2, someone took the bins from the property.

Suspected shoplifter facing charges

A 30-year-old woman is facing charges after an incident at the Real Canadian Superstore on the Queensway East in Simcoe.

Police say a woman stole a quantity of merchandise from the store on Wednesday afternoon.

The woman has been charged with theft under $5,000.

Tools taken from trailer

Numerous tools were stolen from a trailer located on Hunter Drive South in Port Rowan in the early hours of Jan. 3.

The items included a 20 Volt Dewalt rechargeable drill, Makita chop saw, Dewalt jig saw, Dewalt reciprocating saw, Paslode nail gun, and two stacking plastic containers.

The OPP remind all community residents that if they observe any suspicious activity to please contact the police immediately.

SUV stolen

Police received a report of a stolen vehicle from the parking lot of Toyotetsu in Simcoe on Jan. 3.

Sometime between 2:35 p.m. on Jan. 2 and 12:05 a.m. on Jan. 3, someone stole a sports utility vehicle that was parked on the property.

The stolen vehicle is described as a 2002, green coloured, GMC Envoy that contained baseball and basketball equipment along with a pair of running shoes. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Norfolk County OPP detachment at 1-888-310-1122.

Check vehicles for licence plates

Police are urging all vehicle owners to check to ensure that their licence plates are still attached following an incident on King St. in Delhi.

A vehicle's front and rear licence plates were taken sometime between Dec. 19 and Jan. 2 when the vehicle was parked in a parking lot.