Area OPP Police Press Releases

Austin & Scott MACLEOD Arrested After Being Caught In The Act

(SOUTH BRUCE PENINSULA, ON) – The Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged two individuals after they were caught during a break and enter.

On January 2, 2023, at approximately 9:02 p.m., the Grey Bruce OPP responded to a report of noises coming from an abandoned building in the Town of South Bruce Peninsula.

Once on scene, officers confirmed the noises, and entered the premise. Two accused individuals were located inside attempting to steal various items.

The Grey Bruce OPP have arrested and charged Austin MACLEOD, 27 years-of-age, from South Bruce Peninsula, and Scott MACLEOD, 62 years-of-age from South Bruce Peninsula with the following offences:

  • Break, enter a place – commit indictable offence
  • Mischief Under $5,000 (two counts)

Both accused were released and are scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound at a later date.