(SOUTH HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating the theft of approximately 30,000 chicks from a farm in South Huron.
On Thursday April 20, 2023, Huron OPP officers received a report that the 15-day-old baby chicks were stolen sometime overnight on April 19/20 between approximately 3:30 p.m. and 2:20 a.m.
The chicks are valued at $1.40 each which calculates to a total of $42,000 in losses.
The Huron OPP is seeking the public’s help in identifying the culprit(s) involved in this incident. Any witnesses to the theft are encouraged to contact police.
Anyone with information regarding this incident are encouraged to contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 482-1677.