Area OPP Police Press Releases

4 Arrested After Painting Shed

(WEST PERTH, ON) – Four youths have been arrested and charged with Mischief in the Municipality of West Perth.  

On May 8, 2023, at approximately 4:12 p.m., Perth County OPP responded to a report of a Mischief at a Wellington Road address in Mitchell. It was determined that multiple youths spray painted a shed.

As a result of the investigation, three 14-year-olds and one 15-year-old, all from West Perth, have been arrested and charged with the following offence:

–       Mischief Under $5,000

All are scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, located in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charge.

The identify of all accused is protected under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA).