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Media Release

Release Date: November 16th, 2018 - 2:25pm

Originator: D/Sergeant Paul Foley, 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext. 2215

Contact: Detective Ron Strauch, 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext. 2255

Location: Oakville


Oakville Man Arrested for a Residential Break-In

On November 16, 2018, shortly after 2:30 am, the Halton Regional Police received a break and enter call near the area of Rebecca Street and Jones Street in Oakville. The homeowner reported to police that upon his arrival home he saw a male walking away from his residence. 
The Halton Regional Police Service responded to the area and were able to track the suspect to a residence approximately 2 kilometers northeast of the break-in.
Alex Towers (32) of Oakville has been charged with break and enter and breach of probation.  Alex Towers was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Anyone who may have any additional information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Ron Strauch of the Halton Regional Police Service at 905-825-4747 ext. 2255.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.
Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.