Release Date: March 28th, 2019 - 12:25pm
Originator: D/Sergeant, Dwayne Perron, Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext. 2342
Contact: D/Constable, Pam Douglas, Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext. 2363
The Halton Regional Police Service have arrested two suspects following a series of residential break and enters across the G.T.A. The investigation commenced after the suspects broke into a residence on Goodram Drive in the City of Burlington.
The investigation led investigators to an address in Mississauga while also linking numerous break and enters that had occurred across the G.T.A from Brantford to York Region.
On March 25th 2019, investigators were conducting surveillance on two suspects when they were observed committing a residential break and enter. They were both arrested shortly thereafter.
Following the arrests, investigators sought and executed three Criminal Code search warrants at a residence, a storage locker and a vehicle all located in the City of Mississauga. As a result, a large quantity of property was recovered that is believed to have been stolen from the identified break and enters. Investigators are still processing the stolen property to identify the rightful owners.
Arrested and charged are:
Both were held pending a bail hearing.
The investigation is ongoing at this time and additional charges are expected to be laid. Anyone who may have additional information concerning this investigation is asked to contact Detective Constable Pam Douglas of the 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2363 or the 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau general line at 905-825-4747 ext. 2316.
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.